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My Vagina Is Itchy And Swollen
Yeast infection?: You would need an exam to be certain of the cause. The most common cause is a yeast infection. Other things can cause this but are not common such as another kind of infection, an allergic reaction (Poison ivy) or skin condition. Try a non-prescription yeast medication. If it doesn't solve the problem, see a gyn doctor. Best wishes! ...Read more
I had sex two weeks ago unprotected and now my vagina is itchy and swollen on one side. What is wrong?
I have dermographia n take meds am 30 weeks pregnant starting this week my vagina is itchy n swollen n a lot of discharge but neg urine test, normal?
Yeast: I am confused about whether you are pregnant or not. Swelling, itching and vaginal discharge are all symptoms of a yeast infection. Yeast infections are more common in pregnancy. If you are not pregnant, try one of the over the counter yeast medicines and see a doctor if it's not better in a few days see your doctor. If you are pregnant, it always safest to check with your doctor first. ...Read more
After sex a week ago my vagina was swollen and bleeding a little, since then the inside on my vagina is itchy with small swollen lumps. What is it?
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I'm worried because my vagina is very itchy and swollen a week after having sex with a condom! Help me!, what do you suggest?
Itching: You need to see your doctor. It could be a std. ...Read more
See a doctor.:
Unfortuantely there are a few possible causes, and based on description alone we can't tell what it is.
Possibilities include a yeast infection, but also possible are more serious problems such as a sexually transmitted disease or a bladder infection/uti.
I highly recommend that you call your doctor, or if you don't have a doctor, that you go to urgent care to have this problem checked out. ...Read more
My vagina was itchy then I had sexual intercourse the next day and now my vagina is itchy and really swollen, what could be causing this?
I used coconut oil for lubricant 5 days ago, and my vagina/vulva is burning, itchy, swollen, painful. I used monostat 1, and still feel uncomfortable.
Allergic reaction: I agree that you should never use coconut oil as a vaginal lubricant. I suggest careful washing with baby soap to remove any remnants and then use Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and topical 1% hydro cortisone to the external vaginal area. See your GYN on Monday. Stop th Monistst and use Sitz baths (2 lbs of epsom salts in 6-8 inches of warm water, for 15 minutes 3-4 times a day. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Hii, my vagina has been really itchy, sore and swollen up the last 3-4 days, and I got a lot of 'cheese cottage',?
See your doctor: Time to see your doctor for an evaluation. He/she will have to run some specific tests to find out what's going on. ...Read more
I've been taking amoxicillin for 3 days for a sinus infection & now my vagina is itchy & swollen. What can I do?
Empirically try meds: Empirically try meds for suspected, probable vaginal yeast infections (monilia-candida)triggered by antibiotics, you may obtain an over the counter antifungal medication like Monistat-7 and generously apply it twice a day for 3 to 7 days or till you stop the antibiotics. Simple genital hygiene (washing with an unscented soap and water), keeping yourself dry and using cotton or no underwears may also be helpful ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
The lips and outer area of my vagina are red, itchy and a little swollen. Also, it is uncomfortable to pee. I have not had sex. What's wrong?
Opened my vagina and it looks like a flower around hole, white flap like flower, feels swollen and a little itchy?
This morning I woke up and my vagina was itchy; I assumed it need to be washed so I took a shower. After my shower it became very inflamed/ swollen.
I have a smooth swollen flat bump it's a little smaller than a quarter, its oval shaped, its temporarily itchy, on the outer part of my vagina?
Most likely a yeast: Infection, could be bacterial or allergic or herpes or other causes, if u were my pt in coral springs, fl I would do an exam and cultures for yeast bact and herpes and most likely start treating u for yeast until I get the cultures back and u can take Benadryl (diphenhydramine) which should not hurt anything to help with some symptoms. ...Read more
My vagina is very swollen and itchy and I don't know what to do! I've put ice on it, and sat in warm water in the tub. Please help!
Vaginitis: Are you sexually active and have you had similar symptoms before? Are there any clear pimples in the area of the vagina? How long have you had these symptoms? If yes to each, you may have a herpes outbreak. You should see a provider to get this checked out as soon as possible. Although it may be a vaginal infection, you should get it checked. ...Read more