Vulvovaginal candidiasis: evolution of a therapeutic approachs


  • М. В. Медведев Dnepropetrovsk Medical Academy, Ukraine



vulvovaginal candidiasis, fungi Candida, butoconazole, technology VagiSite, biofilm, Gynofort


Vulvovaginal candidiasis – one of the most common causes of vaginitis symptoms among women of reproductive age: 75% of women faced with this disease at least once in their lives. Fungi Candida is well known cause of vulvovaginal candidiasis. 85–95% of all strains of yeasts isolated from patients with vaginal candidiasis belong to Candida albicans. It is proved butoconazole that has a high efficacy in eradicating fungi Candida and high speed relief of symptoms. A bioadhesive technology VagiSite (emulsion “water in oil”), used in the preparation of a 2% butoconazole nitrate Gynofort allows butoconazole permanently retained on wet vaginal mucous, slowly releasing

Author Biography

М. В. Медведев, Dnepropetrovsk Medical Academy

MD, professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology Department


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How to Cite

Медведев, М. В. (2015). Vulvovaginal candidiasis: evolution of a therapeutic approachs. REPRODUCTIVE ENDOCRINOLOGY, (22), 29–32.



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