Bacterial vaginosis: A review of non-antibiotic treatment options
- At: 2012 FIP Congress in Amsterdam (the Netherlands)
- Type: Poster
- By: TRUTER, Ilse (Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, Drug Utilization Research Unit (DURU), Port Elizabeth, South Africa)
- Co-author(s): Graz, C.J.M. (Biophys Limited, Lydney, United Kingdom)
Bacterial vaginosis (BV) is the most common vaginal infection among women in their reproductive years. The standard treatment of BV with antibiotics (metronidazole or clindamycin) is considered to be the most effective, yet recurrence rates are high.
To review non-antibiotic treatment options for BV.
A systematic review The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.