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why does it burn when i have sex

A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Could be: Dryness, or a reaction to products . If it continues get an evaluation as you might have an infection.

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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
"burning with sex": Symptoms such as "burning" may be due to insufficient lubrication, or secondary to a vaginal infection. See your gyn provider for an exam, and if no ... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ralph Boling
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possibly an : infection, vaginal or bladder, possibly a sexually transmitted infection. Need to examined and tests ran by your doctor to be sure and get proper trea ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
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Dyspareunia: the causes can vary from skin conditions, urinary conditions or infection, vaginal infections as candida or other infections, inadequate lubrication, ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerald Neuberg
38 years experience Cardiology
Lubricate: Water-based lubricants work well. If you haven't tried it , that might make a big difference.
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Dr. Charles Whiting
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Infection?: There are a number of possible causes. Infection is a common reason this happens. It can also be from vaginal dryness or a reaction to a condom or l ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Goldman
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Lack of lubrication: It is possible that you are not lubricated enough at the beginning of intercourse. Try using a personal lubricant like KY and see if it helps. If no ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
48 years experience Rheumatology
Lubrication?: The biggest cause is lack of lubrication. I would try some xy-jelly. If burning pain persists, see your gynecologist. At your age estrogen deficienc ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Several possibilitie: An exam is the next step. Friction can cause burning and an over the counter lubricant can help. An exam is the way to figure this out to rule out in ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Dry versus Lubed sex: You may not be getting enough foreplay at first to get your natural lubricants working and lining the vaginal cavity. You may want to work with him on ... Read More
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