Research for vulvovaginitis seeks to improve understanding of the causes, the effectiveness of treatments and development of new therapies. Many of the studies focus on vaginal candidiasis, the most common type of the condition.
Clinical trials for vulvovaginitis include:
- Oral medications
- Dietary supplements
- Topical gels and creams
- Vaccines to prevent recurrences of vulvovaginitis
- Comparisons of treatments delivered orally vs. topically