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i am prone to yeast infections. what kind of lube would be best for avoiding that problem? i am prone to yeast infections. what kind of lube would be best for avoiding that problem?

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Dr. Mabel Obeng
20 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Lubricants : Lubricants that contain glycine and oil based are more likely to cause yeast infections. Ask for a glycine-free water soluble lubricant that is not flavored and also does not have fragrance added. Another good alternative are silicone based lubricants. Hope that helps.
Answered on Oct 3, 2016

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