Bacterial vaginosis is a condition in which the healthy balance of bacteria in the vagina is overturned by the overgrowth of pathogens. Bacterial vaginosis can be brought on by several different species of pathogenic bacteria that bond together to upset your balance and cause disease. Symptoms of bacterial vaginosis are burning during urination, itching around the vagina, and abnormal white or grey vaginal discharges that have an unpleasant odor (a fishlike odor). Bacterial vaginosis is a common infection, but it is unknown has it is usually brought on. Activities that can increase your chances of bacterial vaginosis are douching, new sexual partners, or using an intrauterine device (IUD).
So how can probiotics help? Bacterial vaginosis is brought on by low levels of lactobacilli in the vagina, and easy way to remedy this problem is by taking probiotic supplements that contain the Lactobacillus species. Taking probiotic supplements will increase your probiotic count throughout your body, starting with your intestines. Probiotics will reestablish your natural inner balance and help your body fight bacterial infections. The NOVA feminine formula is here to protect your vaginal health, it contains many different strains of Lactobacillus and billions of probiotics to fight for your health!