A member asked:

Vagina too acidic b/c of overgrowth of lactobacilli which causes burning & irritation. what can i do to restore the ph, is baking soda douche safe?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston answered

Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology

Vaginitis: This is referred to as cytolytic vaginosis. It is a rare and somewhat scientifically controversial diagnosis. All other common causes of vaginitis should be excluded first. One approach is to use Nuvaring. It keeps the vagina at a stable pH between 3.5 and 5.5

Answered 10/16/2016



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