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can i use coconut oil for lube during sex

A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Lubrication: Yes. Of course.
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Sexuality: We avoid advocating for any product here. But medicine would have no negative thing to say for this choice. The only caveat being if you use condoms t ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No not rec: Astroglide or replens or one of the others is recommended.
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: The vaginal pH is sensitive to non physiologic substances introduced into it. A water soluble gel like K-Y or Astroglide is better.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bryan Kurtz
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No : Do not use any oil based product in the vagina. Only use water based lubricants.
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A male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Probably safe: These products begin to break down over time & some of the degradation products may be a bit irritating. However, it is likely to be safe for a ye ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Allen Kamrava
14 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Yes: Sure, why not.
A male asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
38 years experience Internal Medicine
YES: YES USE CLEAN HANDS ..Mineral oil is a good safe personal lubricant. Wash your hands for 20 seconds with soap and water each time you reuse the bottl ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glynis Ablon
28 years experience Dermatology
As a moisturizer: but only if it doesn't cause your skin to break out.
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carolyn Thompson
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Should be fine.
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
21 years experience Urology
Coconut hair oil: The question to answer first is why ?
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
OK, but...: Oil will degrade any condom making them unreliable for prevention of disease. Coconut oil has no ability to prevent any std.
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A male asked:
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
49 years experience Trauma Surgery
Yes: But only if you are Italian or Greek
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
It is best to : Determine why there is an odor. If you have poor hygiene address that directly. If reason for malodorous penis is a discharge or unknown -get it medi ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Khurram Rehman
25 years experience Fertility Medicine
Depends: Some studies say there's no sperm in pre-ejaculate, others disagree. Even if there's no sperm there's the usual risk of sti's such as chlamydia as wel ... Read More
A 60-year-old member asked:
Dr. A. Jay Staub
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Menopause?: Vaginal dryness and poor lubrication are common symptoms of the hormonal changes of menopause. You should see your gyn and have some testing done. If ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julan Crane
24 years experience Pediatrics
Coconut oil: Yes you can
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience Infectious Disease
Not with condoms: Coconut oil is fine as a lubricant, but it will not kill sperm or prevent pregnancy. It also should not be used with latex condoms. Use only water-bas ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Most women would not have an adverse reaction to baby oil as a lubricant for sex. There are products available specifically for that purpose.
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shahid Rafique
43 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Yes
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Yes ok. You can use baby oil also.

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