Vitanica Yeast Homeopathic Formula - 60 Tablets
Vitanica Yeast Homeopathic Formula was developed for the symptom relief of irritation, burning, itching and discharge associated with a local vaginal yeast infection. Dr. Hudson developed this product with pregnant and nursing women in mind.
What is yeast?
Yeast is a fungus scientifically referred to as Candida. The specific type of fungus most commonly responsible for vaginitis is Candida albicans. Yeast is commonly present on normal human skin and in areas of moisture, such as the mouth and vagina. In fact, it is estimated that between 20%-50% of healthy women normally carry yeast in the vaginal area.
What is vaginitis?
Vaginitis is inflammation of the vagina. Vaginitis is very common and is reported by as many as 75% of women at some point in their lives. Vaginitis can be caused by a number of infections, including bacteria (such as Gardnerella and gonorrhea), protozoans (such as trichomonas), and yeast (Candida). Vaginal yeast infection, which is the most common form of vaginitis, is often referred to as vaginal Candidiasis.
What causes vaginal yeast infections?
Vaginal yeast infections occur when new yeast is introduced into the vaginal area, or when there is an increase in the quantity of yeast already present in the vagina relative to the quantity of normal bacteria. For example, when the normal, protective bacteria are eradicated by antibiotics (taken to treat a urinary tract, respiratory, or other types of infection) or by immunosuppressive drugs, the yeast can multiply, invade tissues, and cause irritation of the lining of the vagina (vaginitis).
Vaginal yeast infections can also occur as a result of injury to the inner vagina, such as after chemotherapy. Also, women with suppressed immune systems (for example, those taking cortisone-related medications such as prednisone) develop vaginal yeast infections more frequently than women with normal immunity. Other conditions that may predispose women to developing vaginal yeast infections include diabetes mellitus, pregnancy, and taking oral contraceptives. The use of douches or perfumed vaginal hygiene sprays may also increase a woman's risk of developing a vaginal yeast infection.
Vitanica's commitment is to serve women by providing education, research, and the finest quality in effective natural supplements. Vitanica prides themselves on their personalized service, attention to detail and responsiveness to the consumer's needs in the area of women's health. Vitanica seeks excellence in their formulations by including optimal dosages, superior choice nutrient sources and clinically scrutinized products for maximal therapeutic benefit. Vitanica strives to use the best ingredients in Vitanica products. Vitanica's product line is run in small batches to ensure the freshest products possible. Vitanica's entire product line is vegetarian suitable with the use of plant based capsules.
Vitanica is committed to using the highest quality, premium grade organic or wildcrafted herbs available. Vitanica's herbs and extracts are selected on the basis of purity, bioactivity, and maximal therapeutic benefit. In Vitanica's single herb products they use the powdered herb of the product and the standardized extract of the plant, specifying the bioactive marker ingredient.
All Vitanica products are formulated based on scientific research and/or clinical research and experience as conducted by Dr. Tori Hudson in her women's health practice. Dr. Hudson is a well respected authority on natural healthcare for women. Vitanica welcomes your feedback and support in providing the best products available to address the health care needs of women.
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