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Hives After Having Sex
Hives post sex: Not common, but happens. Perhaps you are allergic to something associated with sex e.g. condoms, lubrication gels, vaginal douche, perfumes etc. Or possibly something you consume before sex. Keep a journal of everything associated with sex and the hives, and perhaps you will find the culprit. ...Read more
Couples often worry about having sex during pregnancy. They may be afraid that having sex could cause a miscarriage or harm the baby. It is best to talk to your doctor or nurse midwife about your specific situation to make sure you are considered at low risk for complications such a ...Read more
Sci Fi Plot: Some women, and this is very rare, develop allergy antibodies to male semen resulting in anaphylaxis during or after intercourse. One symptom of anaphylaxis is hives. But you referred to "they". There are only 2 things that can give a man hives during intercourse - latex allergy if he is using a latex condom or exercise-induced urticaria. Don't lose too much sleep over these possibilities. ...Read more
Hello Doc, I'm really having problem about having Hives and its been 6 weeks now. Also worried coz having unprotective sex 6 months ago. Please help me?
2 separate issues: Re hives, check out http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/chronic-hives/basics/definition/con-20031634. Re unprotected sex, go see your Family Doc, GYN or Planned Parenthood to get tested for sexually transmitted diseases/infections. Then talk w/same doc re contraceptive options (goo. Gl/2QKlgt). Or start prenatal vitamins if you're trying to conceive. Infertility is 12mo trying w/o pregnan ...Read more
In less than 24 hrs of unprotected sex I notice 3 boils or hives in my public area. One went away, one dried up, one had white pus. What is it?
Boil: Boils are referred to as abscesses, in the medical community. They can occur from breaks in the skin, which provide a route of infection for bacteria to form an abscess (collection of pus/infection). When this happens, you may need to see a medical provider who may need to prescribe you antibiotics or incise and drain the abscess. Some home remedies may include a warm compress and ibuprofen. ...Read more
Hard to tell: Lots of things can contribute to that - both conditions specific to you, such as how you react to heat, blood pressure, or the changes in the nervous system during orgasm, to things specific to your boyfriend such as the proteins on the surface of his sperm, or trace amounts of medications he may be taking that are present in his ejaculate. You need to see an allergist to help figure this out. ...Read more
I had sex about a week ago with my GF, she is now breaking out in hives, could it be because she is pregnant or a allergic reaction? Never had hives.
I haven't had sex in 3 years. I have a bump (quarter size) around vagina. I have broke out in hives. Should I stress? I haven't showed. (moving)
Allergic to cats/get hives. Just had sex with man owning a cat. Vaginal labias are extremely swollen and look a bit testicle-ish. What should I do?
Unsual situation: It is an unusual case, I have never seen in the last 38 years of experience. I would think that it could be due to contact with some allergens. If condemn was used, latex allergy needs to be considered. Wash the area repeatedly to eliminate any existing allergens. ...Read more
I had unprotected sex 3 weeks ago now I have a rash resembling insect bites, hives and one spot with small raised bumps, no other symptoms. Hiv rash?
Do herpes test:
Is it first time
herpes culture will decide
also blood test for herpes antibodies type I and 2 should be done. ...Read more
Me and my bf had sex while on my period and he broke out in hives on his lower stomach because contact with blood. Should I be worried? What is it?
Right after unprotected sex w/ bf of 4 mos., broke out in itchy hives around vagina and boils on groin, buttocks, and thighs??
Recently, w/in an hour after sex w/o showering, I break out in a rash/hives in my groin/upper thigh/buttocks area. No blisters, just gradually go away?
A couple: .. possibilities come to mind when considering hives that consistently occur after intercourse. Cholinergic urticaria (hives triggered by heat), contact sensitivity (latex condoms? Although this may more commonly be associated with poison ivy-like rash), seminal plasma hypersensitivity (semen allergy-usually person specific, but also usually a burning sensation). Can try otc cetirizine. ...Read more
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