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Wearing Panty Liner
Need more info: Your question implies that you might be having problems related to abnormal bleeding. If you are having bleeding that requires daily liners, then you need a visit to an ob/gyn to perform an exam, labs and likely an ultrasound too! ...Read more
Does wearing panty liners every day rly cause BV?I wear (non-perfumed) ones but for only about 8 hours and I change every time I use the restroom.
Makes no difference: There have always been urban myths and old wives' tales about tight clothing and vaginal infections in women. Mostly these concerned yeast, but if there is any connection at all, it is very minor. There certainly is no evidence that panty liners, underwear, or other clothing increase the risk of bacterial vaginosis -- not even a theoretical reason why they might. Don't worry about it. ...Read more
Almost black "blood" has lasted a week. Period should be starting any day now. no pain, no smell. not large amount. wearing panty liners?
That is old: deoxygenated blood being cleaned from the uterus. May just be some breakthrough breathing. ...Read more
Would you recommend a child wearing a panty liner for excessive discharge? She has hormonal imbalance, and she is 4.
Yes: I expect parents to do whatever it takes to get through the problems they face day by day. If this has been assessed and you expect it to continue, do whatever it takes to balance the needs of the kid and you as a parent. ...Read more
I have been having watery discharge since satruday it is clear to light peach color.so much that it runs down my leg if I'm not wearing a panty Liner?
Had unprotected sex on 19th start bleeding lite red blood with mild cramps not heavy bleed because i'm wearing a panty liner could i b pregnant?
I wonder if wearing those panty liners is leading to more allergies or infections. Any thoughts gynos?
Possibly: The fragrances in the product may be an irritant. Try a fragrance-free or “all natural” brand. ...Read more
For a few days now when i go to change my panty liner i've notice that the liner has what looks like a black discharge on it?
Probably Blood : Brown or black equals old blood. It sounds like that was your period although likely not a normal period for you. It is typical to have an "off" period every now and then. This usually corrects itself over the next few cycles. If it continues see your doctor to discuss cycle regulation. Birth control is very effective at regulating the cycle and preventing pregnancy. ...Read more
Is it healthy to wear a panty liner daily? Does it matter if it's disposable or reusable? What about fragrance or odor-absorbing technology?
If needed: panty liners could be used daily. Disposable would be a lot easier to deal with. Fragrance free is a better option for some women. ...Read more
I am 18 years old, I am worried because i saw for about 24 hous brown on my panty liner and i don't know what is it, i think i never expirienced it?
May not mean : Anything.You have to observe for now rather than fear of the unknown. Need other signs and symptoms to make a diagnosis.If you have other manifestations, then it is best to consult with your physician. ...Read more
Fully your choice.: Choose what you feel most comfortable and secure with. Patients who experience incontinence vary widely in their comfort and tolerance for leakage. Liners are the least cumbersome and are easily changed, but do not offer the protection of products like poise pads or full adult diapers if you have higher volume leakage. Feel free to ask your urologist or gynecologist for samples or recommendations. ...Read more
I've just had an internal ultra scan and since then I've had a white discharge and its quite a lot I have to wear a panty liner ime 67.?
Could be: Ultrasound gel that was used for the exam. If it wasn't present before the exam, and goes away in a short time, this is the most likely reason. If it persists, see your doctor. ...Read more
Before I have 2-4days period, I usually use only 1 pad a day. Now I have scanty and only drops on my panty liner it's been 6days already. I am worried?
Rule out pregnancy: Any change in the pattern of your period when there is the chance of becoming pregnant, means pregnancy should be checked for. If not pregnant, then changes in periods can be a normal reaction to stress, activity changes, recent medication use. It is pretty common and if you feel fine and are not pregnant, then wait and see. If it happens again on your next period, it is worth getting checked. ...Read more
Sooo I have had discharge that dries yellow on a panty liner and it's just a lot but no other symptoms?
28weeks+4 pregnant,thick discharge but not enough to soak through a panty liner; no odour. Is this ok?
Discuss: with your doctor and be examined. that is safest way to be sure. ...Read more
I have a white milky discharge it's strong in smell and it comes out so much I have to wear a panty liner?
Why am i experiencing dark brown discharge everyday on my panty liner it doesn't look like blood what is the cause of this?
Irregular bleeding: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections ; hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test . There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more
Today when i went to take my tampon out , i first noticed my panty liner was full of blood. But the tampon was dry when i took it out. Any ideas?
Flow around: The blood flowed around your tampon. It may not have been an absorbent brand. ...Read more
Yellow/tan stains on panty liner. Has an odour but I can't tell if It's normal or bad. What could it mean? Preg? I hadperiod last week. No sex since
No: Yellow/tan stains don't mean you are pregnant (or not pregnant). They are the result of vaginal discharge. Sometimes this can be the result of an infection such as yeast, trichomonas, Bacterial Vaginosis or other infection. It can also be a normal finding. If it is persistent and bothersome, you should see your gyn and find out what it is. Best wishes! ...Read more
My bf and i had intercorse and saw lot of blood never experienced that and than i put panty liner it wasnt piriod what was it so confused ?? Thankz
Can happen: However, if you are not up to date with gynecologic exams, would recommend having one done as this, rarely, can be a sign of problem with the cervix and early diagnosis is valuable. ...Read more