Yeast infection symptoms during pregnancy is not far different with common yeast infection in women who not in pregnancy. Someone who gets the infection will have clear symptoms on the affected area. Common yeast infection symptom s are including rashes on the affected area and around it that accompanied with severe itching, tiny patches on the skin with various color from tan to dark discoloration or white to pinkish.
In severe condition, yeast infection symptoms during pregnancy may appear as discharges especially if the affected area is genital organ. This yeast infection may also cause pain during urination or intercourse. Painful urination means the infection has reach the urination tract.
This yeast infection is more common in pregnant women especially during the second and trimester and third trimester. The infection is also known as yeast vaginitis, a pregnant woman who experience the condition should not be worry since this infection is not related to fetal development problem, but it’s a good idea to talk to the doctor once you get this condition to get proper diagnose and treatment.
If a woman has the infection during childbirth, she has a big risk to transfer the infection to the newborn. Commonly the yeast will infect the child to develop oral thrush. Even though this condition is easily treated, this yeast infection in the infant may spread to the mother’s breast once the infant is breastfeeding.
Treatment for yeast infection symptoms during pregnancy
To get holistic and save treatment, a pregnant woman who gets yeast infection should meet a doctor. Avoid to buys non prescribed drugs without consult it to the doctor. After diagnose, the doctor may give the patient topical and oral drug to overcome the yeast infection symptoms during pregnancy. If you insist to use yeast infection home remedy, consult it first to the doctor.