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Dry Red Itchy Vagina
I have an itchy vagina or shall i say a vaginal itch. What shall I do to stop the itching, burning and redness?
Yeast: Vaginal itching without discharge can indicate infections like yeast or stis like herpes. It can indicate an allergic reaction to household products like certain soaps and laundry detergents. There are also some skin conditions liked lichen sclerosis which can cause vaginal itching. Start with an over the counter yeast cream. If not improving schedule a visit. ...Read more
Red/dry/itchy area outside vagina opening. Lasts 1 wk. Had it 4x in last 6 months! No discharge. Usually w or after period. Been to doc 3x. Help?
Yes: Vaginal itching without discharge can indicate infections like yeast or stis like herpes or an allergic reaction to household products like certain soaps & laundry detergents. Some skin conditions liked lichen sclerosis can cause vaginal itching. Testing and exam is key. Over the counter Prevaleaf Soothe is a great product for this common problem. A biopsy can help make the diagnosis. ...Read more
Bright red, itchy vagina. Skin peels, bumps, hurts. Small cuts. Never been sexually active. 14 years old?
I've been sexually active. Now am having to deal with an itchy vagina and it seems swollen and red. What could be wrong?
Red itchy vagina, no discharge or odour. I've had this before and it went away on its own so didn't need to see a gp. Is there a way to cure itching?
Yes but..: You will need to identify the cause in order to "cure" it. For example, you could be allergic to seminal fluid or the latex condom after intercourse. Yeast infection may at times lead to itching as well. If none of the above provides the answer, you will need to see your gp if it bothers you enough. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a bumpy, itchy red rash around my anus, and a sore and itchy vagina. What could this be and how can I cure it?
See your Doctor: This could be an infection.Get a more detailed answer ›
I finished my period yesterday so then I had sex but today I have a burning red itchy vagina what could have caused this ?
Possible vaginal infection: The red burning and itching signifies a possible vaginal infection. The vaginal infection most likely is a yeast infection. Over-the-counter yeasts medications may be helpful. Sometimes infection may be caused by bacteria and need to be treated with antibiotics. Please see your doctor for evaluation to also rule out any possibility of a sexually-transmitted disease. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer