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what are common causes of vaginal dryness?

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Dr. Charles Whiting
26 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Many...: There are many causes of vaginal dryness. Some of the more common causes are breast-feeding, menopause, allergy and cold medications, douching... Best wishes!
Answered on Oct 18, 2015

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Hormones: Some women experience vaginal dryness due to changes in their hormones. You should see your doctor to reassess them.
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