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Why after sex does my vagina burn and in between my smaller lips it is bright red? What could cause this?

Why after sex does my vagina burn and in between my smaller lips it is bright red? What could cause this?

Contact dermatitis: I am assuming that as an intelligent woman that you are using condoms religiously. They are impregnated with spermacide, which can be very irritating to some women. Try a brand without the spermacide. It also may be a latex allergy. Try a non-latex condom. ...Read more

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Why does sex burn my vagina? I don't have any type of STD and no bladder infection or uti. What could be the problem? . We do lube.

Why does sex burn my vagina? I don't have any type of STD and no bladder infection or uti. What could be the problem? . We do lube.

Water soluble lube?: If you are using a water soluble lube such as k-y or maxi lube then it is likely that you are experiencing either a ph reaction to his sperm or an allergy. Wearing a condom will rule out the latter. Semen is slightly alkaline and the vagina is mildly acidic and can cause a mild acid/base reaction in some women. ...Read more

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Why is my vagina burning after sex? I need some advice.

Why is my vagina burning after sex? I need some advice.

Things to try...: There are many possible reasons: an infection, sexual trauma, a skin condition, allergic reaction, menopause, etc all can cause burning after intercourse. A yeast infection is a common causes as is poor lubrication. A non-prescription vaginal yeast cream could be tried as well as an intimate lubricant from the pharmacy. If these interventions don't help, see your Gyn about it. ...Read more

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What does it mean when my vagina burns particularly after sex?

What does it mean when my vagina burns particularly after sex?

Infection or dry: Several vaginal infections will cause burning after sex, as will lack of adequate lubrication. It's easy to test for, so I would see your md. ...Read more

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What does it mean when u have burning down in ur vagina after sex?

What does it mean when u have burning down in ur vagina after sex?

Sex: Could be chemical irritation (if using certain) or dysparunea (pain after sex) or vaginitis. Needs evaluation for the latter two. ...Read more

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I'm having a burning feeling in my vagina during and after sex. What is this?

I'm having a burning feeling in my vagina during and after sex. What is this?

Needs to get checked: Burning during and after sex most of the time is due to an infection in the vagina, either bacterial or yeast, it can also be due to
vaginal dryness and vaginal atrophy perimenopausal/menopausal
sexually transmitted diaseses like chlamydia and herpes
so have it checked by your gynecologist. ...Read more

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Dear dr. During sex my wife complains tht she has a burning type of feeling inside her vagina. Why is tht?

Dear dr. During sex my wife complains tht she has a burning type of feeling inside her vagina. Why is tht?

Several possibilitie: There are several reasons for burning vaginally with intercourse including a vaginal infection and not enough lubrication. She would need to be seen by a doctor to be checked for infection. ...Read more

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When my boyfriend and I have protected sex I am filled (literally) with an excrutiating burning sensation inside my vagina?

When my boyfriend and I have protected sex I am filled (literally) with an excrutiating burning sensation inside my vagina?

Lubrication: The most likely explanation here is that you are not getting enough vaginal lubrication. This is a common complaint when the vagina is dry. You can try using a lubricant like Astroglide or KY to see if that helps. If you are experiencing burning and itching at other times then schedule a visit for an exam and STD testing ...Read more

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Why does my vagina burn after sex?

Why does my vagina burn after sex?

Sex: There could be a multitude of answers. It could be due to lubrication or the lack of it and therefore friction, or it may be because you are stretching and are feeling the after effects. To truly find out, if it continues or worries you, is to go see your Gyn. ...Read more

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Why does my vagina burn during sex?

Why does my vagina burn during sex?

Many things: This can be due to many reasons...From simple non-worrisome things like hormonal fluctuations or a yeast infection, to more serious things like sexually transmitted infections. See your doctor to help figure this out. ...Read more

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Why does my vagina hurt/burn after sex?

Why does my vagina hurt/burn after sex?

Infection: Many different infections can cause burning after sex
yeast infection
trichomoniasis
vaginitis
vaginal irritation during rough sex and oral sex
allergic reaction, to semen which varies from person to person, and latex allergy to condoms etc
have it checked by your gynecologist. ...Read more

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Why does my vagina burn a bit during sex?

Why does my vagina burn a bit during sex?

Need lubrication: You may have an abrasion, essentially a friction burn. Be sure you are well lubricated, either from foreplay or a water-soluble lubricant (e.g., KY jelly). Also, be sure your partner is gentle enough not to harm your fragile genital tissues. Finally, if you are sore "down there, " you might refrain from activity until you are fully healed. ...Read more

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Why does my vagina burn directly after sex?

Why does my vagina burn directly after sex?

Infection: Many different infections can cause burning after sex
yeast infection
trichomoniasis
vaginitis
vaginal irritation during rough sex and oral sex
allergic reaction, to semen which varies from person to person, and latex allergy to condoms etc
have it checked by your gynecologist. ...Read more

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How come my vagina burn and swell after sex?

How come my vagina burn and swell after sex?

Swelling: Possible reasons for swelling of the vagina / labia include allergic reaction/irritation due to latex condoms, lubricants, vaginal contraceptives, spermicides, semen; contact dermatitis, infection ; aggressive sex. ...Read more

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What makes my vagina burn and itch after sex?

What makes my vagina burn and itch after sex?

Infection/yeast/alle: Many different infections can cause burning after sex
yeast infection
trichomoniasis
vaginitis
vaginal irritation during rough sex and oral sex
allergic reaction, to semen which varies from person to person, and latex allergy to condoms etc
have it checked by your gynecologist. ...Read more

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What makes my vagina burn during and after sex?

What makes my vagina burn during and after sex?

Infection: Many different infections can cause burning during and after sex
yeast infection
trichomoniasis
vaginitis
vaginal irritation during rough sex and oral sex
allergic reaction, to semen which varies from person to person, and latex allergy to condoms etc
have it checked by your gynecologist. ...Read more

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Vagina is swollen and burns after sex. What should I do?

Vagina is swollen and burns after sex. What should I do?

Infection or trauma: It may be due to infection or trauma due to rough sex.You should have it checked by your gynecologist. ...Read more

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Burning in my vagina and painful sex smell. Is this serious?

Burning in my vagina and painful sex smell. Is this serious?

See a OBGYN MD: Have a ob-gyn md check this out to evaluate for infection. ...Read more

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What causes my vagina to burn like crazy. During and after sex?

What causes my vagina to burn like crazy. During and after sex?

See your doctor: This type of symptom may be something simple like a yeast infection but may also be present in more complex gynecologic issues. ...Read more

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Can you give me advice with itchy burning vagina/painful sex. Help!?

Can you give me advice with itchy burning vagina/painful sex. Help!?

May need exam: Itching is often a symptom of a yeast infection, and that can cause irritation and pain with intercourse as well. But before you treat yourself for an infection, it's a good idea to get an exam. You could have a bacterial imbalance or even an allergy, which can cause similar symptoms. ...Read more

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Why would it be that my vagina is burning after having unprotected sex?

Why would it be that my vagina is burning after having unprotected sex?

Vaginitis, dryness: Most commonly, if a woman has vaginitis, it's going to burn in the vagina after sex. Vaginitis can be due to infection from yeast or bacteria. You can see a health care provider to check the ph of your vagina and that will typically give you an answer. Treatment for yeast is over the counter, and for bacteria is by prescription. You can consider probiotics as well to change ph of vagina. ...Read more

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After sex I notice a burning sensation in my vagina area, what could b wrong?

Irritated Nerve: Describing irritating nerve endings, possibly related to how rough your intercourse was. ...Read more

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Vagina burning when I use the restroom and don't seem to know why haven't had sex?

Vagina burning when I use the restroom and don't seem to know why haven't had sex?

Yeast infection: You could be having irritation from a yeast infection that is causing your vulvar tissues to be more sensitive to the acidity of urine than normal. If you've recently taken antibiotics, this is more likely. You may even have vaginal itching. If there is discharge with odor, however, that may be a bacterial infection that needs to be treated with antibiotics. Try otc yeast med like monostat first. ...Read more

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When you have rough sex and your vagina is dry and it burns when you urine, what does that mean?

When you have rough sex and your vagina is dry and it burns when you urine, what does that mean?

Abrasion/Bruising: You may have an abrasion, essentially a friction burn. Also, with vigorous activity, you might have some bruising. Be sure you are well lubricated, either from foreplay or a water-soluble lubricant (e.g., KY jelly). Also, be sure your partner is gentle enough not to harm your fragile genital tissues. Finally, if you are sore "down there, " you might refrain from activity until you are fully healed. ...Read more

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My vagina burns sometimes when my boyfriend cums in my after sex. But only when he cums? Why is that?

My vagina burns sometimes when my boyfriend cums in my after sex. But only when he cums? Why is that?

Usually lubrication: Typically this issue resolves when couples learn to use more foreplay and add a sexual lubricant like KY jelly or Astroglide. Since you are only 16 it is advised that you see an Obgyn for STD testing and to start birth control. ...Read more

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What does it mean if im a clea person but my vagina smells funny and it burns after sex? Same partner for 2 years

What does it mean if im a clea person but my vagina smells funny and it burns after sex? Same partner for 2 years

A couple of things: This could be bacterial vaginosis and/or trichomoniasis. Bacterial vaginosis is caused by a bacterial infection in your vagina and presents with odor. Trichomoniasis is caused by a protozoan and presents with burning but not much odor. These are less about hygiene and more about vaginal ph. Probiotics can help restore the natural flora and pH in your vagina. See your doc for more info. ...Read more

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Opening to vagina burns after sex and recently found hard bumps there which weren't there before. Worried about the bumps.

Opening to vagina burns after sex and recently found hard bumps there which weren't there before. Worried about the bumps.

A few ideas: When the opening hurts, it's most often due to dryness or yeast infection. You can try over the counter antifungal to see if that helps. Hard bumps can be a lot of things, and an exam is most likely necessary to diagnose. Some ideas are: condylomas (reaction to contacting hpv), sebaceous cysts (plugged ducts), stds (usually they are filled with fluid), pimples (simple acne). Get an exam to be sure. ...Read more

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