Salt Lake City, UT
A 23-year-old female asked:
I was perscribed sulfamethoxazole for some vaginal bumps. the skin feels very raw and some bumps seem to be scabbing. is this normal? is there and otc cream i can use to relieve the irritation/discomfort?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Edward Workmananswered
Specializes in Pain Management
Scabbing nl; zcaine: Scabbing is normal with healing. Zcaine is 4% lidocaine and sold over the counter.
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