Top
10
Doctor insights on: Vaseline Like Discharge 9 Months Pregnant

Share

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


2

2
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

5

5
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

7

7
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

See 1 more doctor answer
8

8
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

See 1 more doctor answer
9

9
9 months pregnant and I have brown colored discharge anything wrong with my baby?

9  months pregnant and I have brown colored discharge anything wrong with my baby?

Likely not: This can be completely normal. No cramping? Limited discharge, likely nothing to worry about! ...Read more

10

10
Is a clear mucus like discharge normal at 8 months pregnant?

Is a clear mucus like discharge normal at 8 months pregnant?

Yes: Most pregnancy women have an increased discharge towards the end of pregnancy. It is normal if it isn't bloody and doesn't itch or have a bad odor. Best wishes! ...Read more

Dr. Steven Griggs
11 doctors shared insights

Pregnancy (Definition)

If you're pregnant or planning to get pregnant, there are many things you can do to give your baby a healthy start: Regular prenatal visits along with laboratory testing, ultrasounds, prenatal vitamins and immunizations (like the flu shot and whopping cough booster). Now's the time to eat healthy, stay hydrated, and ...Read more


Dr. Stephen Scarantino
1,188 doctors shared insights

Drainage (Definition)

Fluid coming out of an open area or wound. This can be infected ...Read more