Frequently Asked Questions

What causes feminine itching?
Feminine, or vaginal itching can be caused by anything from a yeast infection to hormonal changes, excess perspiration or even tight clothing. Typically, the cause is vaginitis, which is the inflammation or infection caused by bacteria, yeast, viruses, chemicals or even tight clothing. It’s very common, with most women experiencing some form of vaginitis at least once in their lifetime.
How does AZO ITCH RELIEF Maximum Strength stop the itch?
AZO ITCH RELIEF Maximum Strength contains a maximum strength medicine to immediately calm the itch, as well as soothing ingredients for long-lasting comfort.
Does AZO ITCH RELIEF Maximum Strength cure vaginitis?
No, AZO ITCH RELIEF Maximum Strength only relieves symptoms. You need a prescription to cure any infection, although it can be used in conjunction with an antifungal medication prescribed by your doctor.
Which would be better for me, AZO ITCH RELIEF Maximum Strength cream or medicated wipes?
The choice is yours! AZO ITCH RELIEF Maximum Strength cream is easy to use and relieves itch on contact, while soothing irritated skin. Individually wrapped AZO ITCH RELIEF Maximum Strength medicated wipes relieve itch on contact while soothing irritated skin, but can also stop feminine odor and wipe away discharge. Plus, they are flushable for added convenience.
Does AZO ITCH RELIEF Maximum Strength contain skin-irritating alcohol?
No. Unlike other leading brands, AZO ITCH RELIEF Maximum Strength is alcohol-free, so it won’t cause further skin irritation. It’s also steroid-free and free of controversial paraben preservatives, for your added peace of mind.
How many times a day should I use AZO ITCH RELIEF Maximum Strength?
Up to four times daily. Do not exceed four applications. If your itching still persists after a week or so, see your doctor.