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Foul smell from vagina - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Vaginal and Uterus Health
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Practicing since : 2009
Answered : 667 Questions
Doctor :   Hi
User :   hello
Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   is this all confidental 1st?
User :   ?
Doctor :   very much
User :   well what it is ive recently found a smell coming from down below but im embarrsed to go to the doctors
User :   and i dont no what 2 do
Doctor :   Do you mean discharger
User :   no
Doctor :   Dont you have any discharge
User :   no
Doctor :   What do you mean by down
User :   my vagina
Doctor :   Do you have itching
User :   no
Doctor :   redness?
User :   no
Doctor :   Are you sexually active?
User :   no
Doctor :   What is the age?
User :   20
Doctor :   are you menstrual periods regular
User :   there irregular
Doctor :   since?
User :   may 07 coz i had an implant put in my arm
Doctor :   Since when are you smelling
User :   2 weeks now
Doctor :   What kind of implant
User :   contrceptive implant
User :   contraceptive*
Doctor :   Why was that
User :   cause i had a child
Doctor :   When was your last sex
User :   over 2 months ago
Doctor :   Can you describe the smell
Doctor :   the odor
User :   its kinda weird
User :   hard 2 describe
Doctor :   Is it too bad to go out
User :   no
Doctor :   DId you use any medicine
User :   no
Doctor :   There seems to be bacterial disturbance
User :   ok what do i do
Doctor :   You can insert Betadine vaginal douches
Doctor :   for one or two days
User :   wot do they do
Doctor :   and use probiotic powder
User :   ok from the chemist
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   and
Doctor :   Make sure you wash your underneath in the morning and evening with warm water and a mild unperfumed, fragrance free soap
Doctor :   Wear cotton underwear (no nylon g-strings because they'll make you sweaty and smelly downstairs) You can also buy feminine wipes to use during the day to make you feel "fresh."
Doctor :   Have protected sex
Doctor :   are you there
Doctor :   I have to close this window since there is no response from your side, please get back to us if you need further medical advice. We are available from 9AM to 9PM IST everyday.

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