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Doctor insights on: Vaseline Like Discharge 9 Months Pregnant

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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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I noticed today when i wiped i had a jelly like discharge that looks like vaseline. im 30 weeks pregnant should i be worried its my plug?

I noticed today when i wiped i had a jelly like discharge that looks like vaseline. im 30 weeks pregnant should i be worried its my plug?

It could be: although there are many other things it could be too. Call your OB. If you develop severe pain or bleeding, call your OB or go to the ER. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Is it safe to use vaseline on moderate plague psoriasis during pregnancy?

Is it safe to use vaseline on moderate plague psoriasis during pregnancy?

PSORIASIS: There's no problem using vaseline at all. Only for lubrication, no therapeutic effect. For psoriasis, it is better to use vitamin d ointment or a potent steroid cream. ...Read more

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I used Vaseline as a lubricant and I'm 11 weeks pregnant. Did I harm my unborn baby ?

I used Vaseline as a lubricant and I'm 11 weeks pregnant. Did I harm my unborn baby ?

No: Petrolatum jelly is inert and non-toxic. It acts by providing physical barrier rather than pharmacological action. Safe for you and the baby. ...Read more

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24 weeks pregnant. No yeast infection or BV but external vaginal moisture bothers me. Can i use vaseline/petroleum jelly externally as a moisture barrier without risk to my unborn baby?

24 weeks pregnant. No yeast infection or BV but external vaginal moisture bothers me. Can i use vaseline/petroleum jelly externally as a moisture barrier without risk to my unborn baby?

No contraindication: If there is no infection, I see no medical contraindication to the use of petrolatum externally. I would discuss this further with your OB/Gyn to make sure you are not missing anything, however. ...Read more

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Discharge (Definition)

Discharge can be a noun or a verb; it has multiple meanings in physics, chemistry, military, and legal usage. The most common medical meaning is a substance that is being excreted. Examples: pus is the discharge from a pimple; a vaginal discharge can mean infection; an ear discharge can mean an infection of the outer ear tract; a nasal discharge ...Read more