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cipro causing vaginal dryness

A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
37 years experience Family Medicine
Possibly: There are several patient reports of vaginal dryness while taking accutane, but none of the online medical resources i consulted specifically lists "v ... Read More
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A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
53 years experience Internal Medicine
Any pure oil: Driscoll is a highly processed hydrogenated, saturated oil.You can use pure coconut oil. Error- crisco
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: No, it does not have any bearing on your sexual responses.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Sudler
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: The gland is called the Bartholin's gland and plays a role in lubrication. A cyst forms when the gland duct is blocked. No, a cycst does not cause v ... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No but : Yeast can cause vaginal dryness but not the other way around.
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nicholas Martin
48 years experience Family Medicine
Estrogen deficiency : Estogen deficiency or decreased blood supply to the vagina are the most frequent causes of dryness, but chronic vaginal inflammation(allergic or infec ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Could be either: Cannot tell you without an exam, could also be a herpes infection or a vaginal dystrophy, there are many conditions that could cause burning in someo ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tracey Leaver-Williams
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possible: If you mean that you treated for yeast but are afraid you have bvv instead. You may need to see your doctor for an accurate diagnosis.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eugene Louie-Ng
25 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Douching , especially with vinegar based or medicated douches, is generally not recommended as this can cause an imbalance of normal vaginal organisms ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
Might be HSG prep: Without an exam this pure guesswork, but sounds like you might have a sensitivity to the prep used for the HSG. Doubt it's the Elavil, (amitriptyline) ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Walter Kobasa
36 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possible: Usually patients have a slight increase in vaginal discharge due to the "foreign body" ie the nuvaring. But vaginal dryness could occur.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes it can: Douching disrupts the normal chemistry of the vagina by changing the ph balance. Vaginal discharge will change throughout the menstrual cycle. On the ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Not usually.: Symptoms of a yeast infection may include: burning, redness & itching of the vulva; burning with urination & vaginal intercourse & a clumpy, white, va ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Not likely.: It is best NOT to put soap in the vagina.
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Any chemical: that is foreign to the vaginal lining, can alter the bacterial component that prevents a vaginal yeast infection. I suggest an aqueous based lubricant ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not typical: Typical symptoms of a vaginal yeast infection are vaginal itching associated with a thick white clumpy discharge and redness. Numbness is not a typica ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce Pierce
28 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not really: It should not have an effect on results.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rifat Naghmi
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Vaginal dryness: Generally not because estrogens in fact is actually used to treat vaginal dryness. It won;t hurt to touch base with your OB-GYN
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
22 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Yes it could: Many chemotherapy and other cancer treatment (anti estrogen therapy) supress the function ot the ovaries.It supresses the production of the female hor ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience Pain Management
Vaginal swelling: Yes this can happen as the tampoon increases in size while absorbing the discharge. It's important to change the tampoon frequently because of the ris ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nicholas Mexas
22 years experience Internal Medicine
Unlikely: It has not been associated with causing any direct secondary infections and is not known for causing any vaginal symptoms either. Common sides includ ... Read More
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Tosca
19 years experience Urgent Care
Not typically: In my experience it's usually the other way around, where a vaginal or vulvar yeast infection for example sets you up for a uti. Although its also po ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerome Litt
70 years experience Dermatology
VAGINAL ITCHING: ANTIBIOTICS COMMONLY CAUSE VAGINAL ITCHING AS A RESULT OF A YEAST INFECTION BY CANDIDA ORGANISMS. OTHER CAUSES CAN INCLUDE SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEA ... Read More
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