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Is neosporin safe to put in vagina?

Is neosporin safe to put in vagina?

Better to avoid.: This area of the body is very vascular allowing it to heal well. If you have a yeast infection – then use of an antifungal medication for tears would be appropriate. If you were to use neosporin it may lead you to becoming sensitive to the medication. It might also irritate the delicate tissues. ...Read more

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Is it safe to put neosporin on a cut on your vagina??

Is it safe to put neosporin on a cut on your vagina??

Yes: Yes. The only downside is that rarely allergic reactions to neosporin may occur, but on the upside, it may help the area heal faster with less risk of infection. ...Read more

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Can you put neosporin on your vagina?

Can you put neosporin on your vagina?

Would not: Since many people are allergic to this ointment i would not recommend it. ...Read more

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Is neosporin ok for the vagina?

Probably Not: This area of the body is very vascular allowing it to heal well. If you have a yeast infection – then use of an antifungal medication for tears would be appropriate. If you were to use neosporin it may lead you to becoming sensitive to the medication. It might also irritate the delicate tissues. ...Read more

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Can you put neosporin on vagina areas?

Better to avoid.: This area of the body is very vascular allowing it to heal well. If you have a yeast infection – then use of an antifungal medication for tears would be appropriate. If you were to use neosporin it may lead you to becoming sensitive to the medication. It might also irritate the delicate tissues. ...Read more

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Will neosporin help heal tears on the vagina?

Natural Healing: The good news is that area has fantastic blood supply and so healing will occur rapidly. Inflammation (red, hot, tender swelling) is the body increasing the blood flow to the injury to bring healing factors to the area and also the veins expand to carry bad stuff away. Dressings and ointments are of no value there. Avoid further trauma to the area and let nature take it's course. ...Read more

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Can neosporin be used for external vagina sores?

Better to avoid.: This area of the body is very vascular allowing it to heal well. If you have a yeast infection – then use of an antifungal medication for tears would be appropriate. If you were to use neosporin it may lead you to becoming sensitive to the medication. It might also irritate the delicate tissues. ...Read more

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Is it ok to put neosporin around an inchy vagina?

Is it ok to put neosporin around an inchy vagina?

Best, not to: Find out what the cause is and get it properly treated. If you have a change in color, texture, odor or amount of vaginal discharge ; problems such as pain, itching burning with urination or sex or redness/swelling then it is best to see your gynecologist for evaluation ; accurate assessment. ...Read more

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My vagina is ripped from sex can I put neosporin on it?

My vagina is ripped from sex can I put neosporin on it?

Not best solution.: This area of the body is very vascular allowing it to heal well. If you have a yeast infection – then use of an antifungal medication for tears would be appropriate. If you were to use neosporin it may lead you to becoming sensitive to the medication. It might also irritate the delicate tissues. ...Read more

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I had a cut in my vagina so I put neosporin in it and now it's white inside it?

I had a cut in my vagina so I put neosporin in it and now it's white inside it?

Healing on the way?: It may be the start of the healing process, or it might be getting infected. It needs to be seen be a GYN MD if you are uncertain about the cut's status. ...Read more

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Can a woman put neosporin on her outer vagina lips?

Can a woman put neosporin on her outer vagina lips?

Better to avoid.: This area of the body is very vascular allowing it to heal well. If you have a yeast infection – then use of an antifungal medication for tears would be appropriate. If you were to use neosporin it may lead you to becoming sensitive to the medication. ...Read more

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Is it okay to put neosporin on the vagina area if it is irritated or has a burnning feeling ?

Natural Healing: The good news is that area has fantastic blood supply and so healing will occur rapidly. Inflammation (red, hot, tender swelling) is the body increasing the blood flow to the injury to bring healing factors to the area and also the veins expand to carry bad stuff away. Dressings and ointments are of no value there. Avoid further trauma to the area and let nature take it's course. ...Read more

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Can i put neosporin on a blister inside my vagina?

Can i put neosporin on a blister inside my vagina?

Best to avoid.: This area of the body is very vascular allowing it to heal well. If you have a yeast infection – then use of an antifungal medication for tears would be appropriate. If you were to use neosporin it may lead you to becoming sensitive to the medication. It might also irritate the delicate tissues. If you have blisters get checked for a possible std. ...Read more

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Does neosporin sting when applied on a cut on the vagina?

It can: Most dermatologist do not recommend the use of neosporin anymore. Many people are now allergic to it. It is better to use vaseline or aqua poor. ...Read more

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Bumps itchy no puss on vagina. I put neosporin on it. It goes away in a couple days.

Bumps itchy no puss on vagina. I put neosporin on it. It goes away in a couple days.

You syou should: You should see dermatologist to find out exact cause of these lesions. You also might make yourself allergic to neosporin. ...Read more

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What should you do if your vagina is red and irritated and a bit itchy? How should I take care of this? And does neosporin help if I were to apply it there?

What should you do if your vagina is red and irritated and a bit itchy? How should I take care of this? And does neosporin help if I were to apply it there?

Yeast?: The most common cause of such symptoms is vaginal yeast infection, but other possibilities include STDs, especially herpes. Yeast can often be self-diagnosed and treated with over the counter anti-yeast vaginal creams, but the first time should be professionally diagnosed. See your doctor. ...Read more

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Can I put neosporin on a sore irritated vagina?

Can I put neosporin on a sore irritated vagina?

Wont help: You can safely apply that to the vagina but it is not likely to help. The key to vaginal irritation is to determine the cause and then use the appropriate treatment. Yeast is one common cause. Over the counter creams are available. Herpes is an STD that can cause this. Testing is available. Inflammation from exposure to household irritants are another. A visit to an obgyn can help sort this out. ...Read more

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If neosporin makes pain/bumps go away on vagina lips, then is it still possible the bumps were herpes related ?

If neosporin makes pain/bumps go away on vagina lips, then is it still possible the bumps were herpes related ?

Neosporin/Herpes: Yes. Herpes will outbreaks fade on their own without treatment, but may always recur in the future. Neosporin likely had nothing to do with improving anything there. If the bumps return, see a dermatologist during your outbreak and they can perform a simple skin scraping and confirm if it is herpes or not. Then make recommendations on how to control outbreaks. ...Read more