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Doctor insights on: What Makes A Vagina Smell Bad

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Why having a bad smell my vagina?

Why having a bad smell my vagina?

Vaginal odor: The most common cause is bacterial vaginosis or yeast both are infections Read more

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How to make your vagina not smell bad?

How to make your vagina not smell bad?

Vaginitis: If your vagina has a bad smell, you may have a vaginal infection. You should get checked out and have it treated, rather than trying to hide the smell with peroxide. Read more

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Why is it that my vagina smells so bad?

Why is it that my vagina smells so bad?

Infection?: One of the more common reasons for this is an infection such as Bacterial Vaginosis. You would need and exam by a doctor to find out for sure. Best wishes! Read more

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What can cause a bad smell in a woman's vagina?

What can cause a bad smell in a woman's vagina?

Bacterial vaginosis: Most commonly: a ph imbalance resulting in proliferation of a certain (normal) bacteria all women have in the vagina. It could also be: trichomoniasis (which is sexually transmitted), but BV is most common. Easily treated with antibiotics. Or could try boric acid vaginal suppository from a compounding pharmacy (but I think you still need prescritpion). Read more

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I always have an odor coming from my vagina that smells bad should I be concerned?

I always have an odor coming from my vagina that smells bad should I be concerned?

See OB/GYN now: The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists recommends a woman visit an OB/GYN for an exam in the presence of odor. A persistent odor coming from your vagina might be from vaginitis or other causes. At age 21, you should get your first pap smear, which tests for cervical cancer, and, the USPST recommends young women get tested for chlamydia and gonorrhea even if asymptomatic. Good luck Read more

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I have a clear and some times cloudy dranige from my vagina and I have a bad smell what could it be.

I have a clear and some times cloudy dranige from my vagina and I have a bad smell what could it be.

Smelly discharges: Usually suggest some kind of std. Best to see your primary physician for an exam and definitive treatment. Read more

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My sister has a very bad fishy smell from her vagina, she's had it for awhile, and no matter how much she washes it, the smell is still there?

My sister has a very bad fishy smell from her vagina, she's had it for awhile, and no matter how much she washes it, the smell is still there?

How old is your sis: How old is your sister. She needs to go to see her doctor to be examined. Bacterial vaginosis, or perhaps other type of inflammation/ infection should be ruled out. Read more

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My vagina smells really bad almost all the time. I would take a good shower and 30 minutes later, it would smell bad again. What is wrong with it?

My vagina smells really bad almost all the time. I would take a good shower and 30 minutes later, it would smell bad again. What is wrong with it?

Bacterial vaginosis?: The main cause of strong vaginal odor, sometimes with discharge, is bacterial vaginosis, an overgrowth of mostly normal bacteria. There is debate about whether BV is considered an STD, but it's often triggered by sex, and other STDs (gonorrhea, chlamydia) are more common in women with BV. The STD trichomonas causes the same kind of odor. See a doctor for diagnosis, STD testing, and treatment. Read more

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Hii my friend joelle had a really bad smell from her vagina. What can cause that smell? And how can we stop it? (Make it smell any better) excuse my E

Hii my friend joelle had a really bad smell from her vagina. What can cause that smell? And how can we stop it? (Make it smell any better) excuse my E

Vaginal infection.: She should go in and get checked for an infection. If the smell is really bad, it is possible she has a lost tampon. She should see her GYN to get checked. Read more

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Could semen make vagina smell bad?

Could semen make vagina smell bad?

Yes it can: Will smell worse ; worse the longer it remains. But usually will not make it smell badly. Read more

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Does ejaculation make a woman's vagina smell badly?

Does ejaculation make a woman's vagina smell badly?

Here are some. ..: Smelling something is highly smeller-subjectively & unique. Yet, both semen and vaginal discharge have their own unique smell widely among individuals, and mixing both together may further alter the smell. So, being bad or good is personal. Bottom line is if you are symptomatic. So, see, talk, and checked with your gyn-doc timely. Best wish. .. Read more

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I have a discharge in my vagina its bad smells in my underware?

I have a discharge in my vagina its bad smells in my underware?

Bacterial vaginosis?: The main cause of vaginal discharge with strong odor is bacterial vaginosis, an overgrowth of mostly normal vaginal bacteria. Some STDs also can do it, such as trichomonas. Also, other STDs like gonorrhea and chlamydia are more common in women with BV. See a doctor soon for diagnosis and treatment. Good luck! Read more

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What to do if I get a bad discharge from my vagina and it smells?

What to do if I get a bad discharge from my vagina and it smells?

? infection?: Funny smells from the vagina can come from an infection such as bacteria or yeast. It can also come from old blood. Metabolic and hormone disorders can cause funny smells. Please see a provider to sort this out! Read more