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What's the strongest anti-psychotic?

What's the strongest anti-psychotic?

No such thing: there is no "strongest". In each case, you need to see what the medication is for. Normally have some idea what medication will be best for psychosis, for anxiety, etc. but there are no good studies comparing one with another. What do you need a medication for? ...Read more

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Vaginismus (Definition)

Vaginismus = involuntary tightening of vaginal ...Read more


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Is vaginismus and dyspsreunia the same?

Is vaginismus and dyspsreunia the same?

No: Vaginismus involves spasms and pain of the vagina, which can cause pain with intercourse (dyspareunia). Dyspareunia can be from any number of other issues as well. Finding out the cause of the underlying pain or dysfunction is important to get you to a healthy, pain-free state. ...Read more

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Is Monistat 7 vaginal cream stronger and work the best ?

Is Monistat 7 vaginal cream stronger and work the best ?

Maybe: Stronger than what? Thee are many anti-fungals on the market. Stronger ones need a doctors prescription. Monistat is available to treat most yeast infections. ...Read more

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Which over-the-counter medicine works best for premature ejaculation?

Which over-the-counter medicine works best for premature ejaculation?

Premature Ejaculatio: Anything that can enhance serotonin such as maybe l tryphtophan or calm your anxiety or enhance blood flow to your privates may help also squeeze technique and other forms of treatment are available the above reccommendations are not fda approved. ...Read more

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What is strongest over-the-counter sleeping aid ?anything stronger than promethazine ?

What is strongest over-the-counter sleeping aid ?anything stronger than promethazine ?

See a doctor: The assessment and treatment options for Insomnia is not binary, meaning there are a great many different factors which can contribute to sleep problems. Rather than seeking more and more powerful sleep agents, it is often worthwhile to seek care with a doctor who can assist you with this. ...Read more

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What is the strongest ovules for yeast infections?

What is the strongest ovules for yeast infections?

The right one: Strongest is not the improtant factor. All antifungals work on organsms that are sensitive to the agent. Most agents are as potent as clinically necessary. If you are having recurrent infections and one agent is not working your organism may be resistant and you may need a different agent or one that has different metabolism. If recurrent ask your doctor to culture and check susceptibilities. ...Read more

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What's the strongest opiate ever made?

What's the strongest opiate ever made?

Maybe carfentanil: Carfentanyl, lofentanyl are synthetic opiates that have some applications in veterinary medicine, such as with very large animals. The potency is aligned with its exceptionally high affinity for the opiate receptor. Not available for humans. ...Read more

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Deep vaginal pain with sex. Is it vaginal atrophy or pelvic floor hypertonus? is there a difference?

Deep vaginal pain with sex. Is it vaginal atrophy or pelvic floor hypertonus? is there a difference?

Many causes: Vaginal atrophy is a come cause of intercourse pain after menopause. Osphena is a medication that can be very helpful. Pelvic floor dysfunction, pelvic organ prolapse and other uterine/ ovarian / Colon/ bladder issues can also contribute. The next step is a pelvic exam by an Obgyn to help guide the evaluation and treatment plan ...Read more

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What is the strongest muscle relaxer?

What is the strongest muscle relaxer?

Not one agent: There are many relaxants. I believe one medicine may work better than other in a given individual and it will also depend what is the underlying medical problem being treated. ...Read more

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Is sex therapy effective to overcome rape and sexual abuse?

Is sex therapy effective to overcome rape and sexual abuse?

Treatment focus: Sex therapy generally focuses on improving one's ability to enjoy sex. In some cases of rape and sexual abuse, much work needs to be done before even approaching this area because it is so sensitive. As my colleagues have mentioned, rape and sexual abuse are severe traumas and need specialized care that understands & deals with the whole person -- not just his or her sexual functioning. ...Read more

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What is best feminine douche in european market - similar to vagisil odor block douche?The one that is harmless, pH neutral with similar ingredients?

What is best feminine douche in european market - similar to vagisil odor block douche?The one that is harmless, pH neutral with similar ingredients?

None are good : Using a douche does more harm than good. It kills off the healthy bacteria that protect and clean the vagina. Soap and water is all you need for cleaning. If you have an odor problem then schedule a visit for bacterial vaginosis testing. This is the most common cause of vaginal odor and can be treated with antibiotics. ...Read more

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(refer to previously asked question).Do homeopathic medicines such as rephresh cure b.V.? Also, does an orgasm make b.V. Odor intensify?

(refer to previously asked question).Do homeopathic medicines such as rephresh cure b.V.? Also, does an orgasm make b.V. Odor intensify?

Yes in many, ?: Rephresh pro-b is not homeopathic (many mistakenly use "homeopathic" to refer to any natural therapy but it's a very specific treatment) but a study found it cured 90% of those with bv- see http://www.Rephreshprob.Com/content/clinical_studies.Aspx i have no idea if orgasm would make the odor intensify though orgasm could be associated with increased odorous discharge. See http://bit.Ly/1rwkbcb. ...Read more

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Which gel to use for gay anal sex?

Which gel to use for gay anal sex?

Anal Sex & Lube: What ever you prefer is usually fine. You need a water based lube so that the condoms are not damaged. You want a gel that does not have spermicidal or other chemicals so that your rectal tissues are not inflamed or damaged. ...Read more

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What is the strongest prescription medication available for someone who has jock itch?

What is the strongest prescription medication available for someone who has jock itch?

There really isn't: A "strongest medication" many just work differently they attack different parts of the fungus, so if one category of medication is not working, you would try another. Also, try not to scratch and keep the groin region dry. ...Read more

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What is vaginismus?

What is vaginismus?

Pain on insertion: Vaginismus produces vaginal "tonic" contractions at the opening of the vagina which if entry is "forced" pain will result. Painful intravaginal intercourse has different causes. Try positional changes to see if that helps, and if not see an ob-gyn md. ...Read more

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How to tell if I have vaginismus?

Vaginismus: Vaginismus = involuntary spasm of vaginal muscle which may prevent penetration of vagina by object (penis/ tampon etc) due to pain and spasm. ...Read more

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What are some ways to treat vaginismus?

Vaginismus: First, find the cause. A visit to your gynecologist ought to be helpful to start. If the cause is physical, he/she can recommend treatments, such as exercises, medications, or surgery (if warranted). If the cause is not physical but primarily psychological, work with a qualified sex therapist or therapist adept at sexual dysfunction may prove useful. ...Read more

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Is vaginismus and dyspsreunia the same?

No: Vaginismus involves spasms and pain of the vagina, which can cause pain with intercourse (dyspareunia). Dyspareunia can be from any number of other issues as well. Finding out the cause of the underlying pain or dysfunction is important to get you to a healthy, pain-free state. ...Read more

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What is vaginismus? What makes it happen?

Pain on insertion: Vaginismus produces vaginal "tonic" contractions at the opening of the vagina which if entry is "forced" pain will result. Painful intravaginal intercourse has different causes. Try positional changes to see if that helps, and if not see an ob-gyn md. ...Read more

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What are the main symptoms of vaginismus?

Pain with sex: Pain and tightening involuntarily when try to insert anything in vagina. ...Read more

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What are some home remedies for vaginismus?

Treatment program...: Vaginismus is considered one of the most successfully treatable female sexual disorders. Many studies have shown treatment success rates approaching nearly 100%. Treatment resolution follows a manageable, step-by-step program involving personal exercises, couple exercises, vaginal dilators, etc. One site where these steps are well described is: Vaginismus.com. Best wishes! ...Read more

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I think I may have vaginismus? New bf hurts.

Pain on insertion: Vaginismus produces vaginal "tonic" contractions at the opening of the vagina which if entry is "forced" pain will result. Painful intravaginal intercourse has different causes. Try positional changes to see if that helps, and if not see an ob-gyn md. ...Read more

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How do you deal with internal examinations if you have vaginismus?

Patience & info: Vaginismus requires that you communicate that information to the examining doctor prior to the exam. Additionally, you can assist the MD by using a lubricated tampon at home to help the vaginal opening get used to penetration. The well versed GYN MD has a responsibility to you to be gentle, and take the time with patience to exam you with your feedback as to what is problematic and what isn't. ...Read more

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My wife has vaginismus. We have no sex because she's afraid so much from sex. What do we do?

My wife has vaginismus. We have no sex  because she's afraid so much from sex. What do we do?

Get treated: This is common and any physician can explain the treatment to you, probably best as a couple. The key is education, desensitization and some graded exercises that are generally highly successful in solving this problem. I hope you will be able to work together on this as a couple and save your marriage. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have been using the dialators to treat my vaginismus however even the largest isn't close to my husbands size.. Sex is impossible he can't even go h?

I have been using the dialators to treat my vaginismus however even the largest isn't close to my husbands size.. Sex is impossible he can't even go h?

Need for counseling: It isn't the physical size of your husband or dilators that is the problem with entry in vaginismus, rather it is the involuntary muscle spasms that occur from your anxiety from penetration that is the concern. You need to see a Psychologist or Counsellor that specializes in relaxation techniques and sexuality issues. ...Read more

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How to treat vaginismus?

Seek professional: First seek a GYN to ensure there is nothing wrong with your anatomy. If your anatomy is normal then seek the advice of a certified sex therapist. They can help you overcome this problem. Best of luck. ...Read more

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How is vaginismus overcome?

Discuss with doc: Symptoms and concerns like these mandate a thorough evaluation by your doctor. Only after such an evaluation, which may include labs and radiographic examinations, can he/she let you know what's going on and how best to help you. ...Read more

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How will doctors help vaginismus?

Discuss with doc: Symptoms and concerns like these mandate a thorough evaluation by your doctor. Only after such an evaluation, which may include labs and radiographic examinations, can he/she let you know what's going on and how best to help you. ...Read more

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How can my girlfriend get over vaginismus?

Vaginismus: First, exam by ob/gyn who can rule out physical causes & recommend treatment. ...Read more

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Can a childbirth fix a prior vaginismus issue?

Can a childbirth fix a prior vaginismus issue?

Possibly: I believe that the process of vaginal birth might very well improve the problem of an elevated resting tone and spasticity of the muscles around the vagina. ...Read more

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Is it possible to have psychosomatic vaginismus?

Yes: Previous negative experiences can elicit a physiological response such as vaginismus to any future or potential stimulii.This is common in sex abuse or rape victims and psychological counselling is a "must" to overcome this issue.. ...Read more