What lubricants treat vaginal dryness?

Two. For patients with vaginal dryness due to autoimmune conditions, i favor the use of astroglide or KY liquid. Avoid products with flavors or sensation enhancing substances.

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Is it ok to use lubricant during sex if I have vaginal dryness?

Yes. A preparation like k-y gel should be appropriate. If use of a lubricant alone is not sufficient, you should consult your doctor to discuss hormone replacement therapy. Read more...

I have extreme chronic vaginal dryness and need more than lubricant to get/stay wet. I've been off bc for 3 mo. As result of side effects. Help. I'm 24.

A Complicated Issue. Ever tried elixir of Johnny Walker?(just kidding, sort-of...).Are you on any medications?If so,check their side effects.Some can dry you out. And are the wet-inducing situations you invole yourself with truly wet-inducing?You may have some special personal needs in that regard("foreplay,"issues-that I call at my age "forework").You might want to talk about it 1st with your partner and 2nd your GYN. Read more...

How do vaginal lubricants work to treat vaginal dryness?

They lubricate. They do not treat the cause, they make it so you are lubricated. In many peri-menopausal and post menopausal women , the dryness is caused by lack of estrogen, so a small dose of vaginal estrogen twice a week can cure this problem. Sometimes lubricants are also used. If you are younger , you need to have your estrogen levels checked as they may be too low and this can be treated., so see your gyn. Read more...