Vaginal capsules of lactobacillus plantarum p 17630 for prevention of relapse of candida vulvovaginitis


  • C. Carrierо University of Bari, Italy
  • V. Lezzі University of Bari, Italy
  • T. Mancinі University of Bari, Italy
  • L. Selvaggі University of Bari, Italy



Lactobacillus Plantarum P 17630, prevention, recurrence, soft gelatin capsules, candida vulvovaginitis


An experimental multicenter prospective study of the efficacy of the drug on the basis of Lactobacillus Plantarum P 17630 as vaginal probiotics in the prevention of recurrence of VVC at 17 antenatal clinics in Italy was done. The study involved 476 women aged 18-45 years with recurrent uncomplicated VVC. The results show that the use of the treatment regimens against VVC antimycotic therapy product containing Lactobacillus Plantarum P 17630 (Gynolact) with microbiologically proven vaginal probiotic properties can significantly improve the patient outcomes.

Author Biographies

C. Carrierо, University of Bari

Dept. of Gynecology, Obstetrics, and Neonatology

V. Lezzі, University of Bari

Dept. of Gynecology, Obstetrics, and Neonatology

T. Mancinі, University of Bari

Dept. of Gynecology, Obstetrics, and Neonatology

L. Selvaggі, University of Bari

Dept. of Gynecology, Obstetrics, and Neonatology


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How to Cite

Carrierо C., Lezzі V., Mancinі T., & Selvaggі L. (2012). Vaginal capsules of lactobacillus plantarum p 17630 for prevention of relapse of candida vulvovaginitis. REPRODUCTIVE ENDOCRINOLOGY, (6), 64–69.



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