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I am a little irritated inside my lips of the vagina, just took some diflucan can i use desitin (zinc oxide diaper cream) for the irritation?
Outside only: You have a yeast infection. You are treating it with diflucan. You want to treat the itch with desitin (zinc oxide diaper cream). Desitin (zinc oxide diaper cream) should only be used on the outside not the inside of your body. Desitin (zinc oxide diaper cream) acts as a barrier cream. Drink fluids, try an antiinflammatory to decrease the itch sensation if necessary and try to take too many medicines. The yeast infection should resolve with diflucan. ...Read more
Yes and no: Depends on the cause and location of the irritation. If it is external then yes it might be helpful, if the irritation is internal then you should not use treatments like desitin (zinc oxide diaper cream). See your gyn and determine the cause of irritation. Then the appropriate and safe treatment will be utilized. ...Read more
My 18 month toddler girl has red skin irritation under her diaper area and has worms. She has trouble: sleeping, eating, mood, noise,hyperactive help?
No way to know: People have a variety of fetishes or interests. Most do not cause any harm or keep them from living healthy lives with healthy relationships. It's like trying to ask someone "why" they like strawberry ice cream rather than vanilla. Everyone is different. If your fetish does not interfere with healthy relationships, it is not considered a problem. ...Read more
Usually not: There are no listed side effects relating to irrritation. However, if you get irritated each time you take cialis, then the medication may be causing irritation in you. Not every side effect for medications are listed and more are discovered after it has been on the market for a while. Speak to your physician about this and see if he has an alternative. ...Read more
First diagnose: The first step is to diagnose the problem. The most common cause of irritation after intercourse is poor lubrication. Use astroglide or another sexual lubricant to see if this improves the problem. Yeast infections, herpes and other skin disorders are other possibilities. ...Read more
See your dentist: Visit your dentist to see exactly why your gums are irritated and what would be necessary to treat and prevent it from reoccurring. There are many possibilities and it requires at the very least a personal clinical exam to evaluate. ...Read more