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Is vaginal lubricants safe during intercourse?

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Dr. Sameer Kumar

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Posted on Wed, 5 Apr 2017 in Women's Health
Question: Is it OK to use any lubricant while having sex
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Answered by Dr. Sameer Kumar 35 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Yes , water based vaginal lubricants

Detailed Answer:
Hello.
Thanks for the query to HCM,
Yes , you can use water based vaginal lubricants during sex if you experience difficulty or pain during intercourse or experience vaginal dryness most the times. Water based lubricants are no hindrance to sperms and /or fertility.
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Follow up: Dr. Sameer Kumar 11 minutes later
if we planning for baby can we use water based lubricant
can please suggest name of lubricant
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Answered by Dr. Sameer Kumar 3 minutes later
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Detailed Answer:
Hello,
The well known ones are
1.KY. JELLY
2.LUBRIGEL.
Being water based they will not hinder conception.
Regards.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Prasad
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Follow up: Dr. Sameer Kumar 5 minutes later
Thanks...
If we use regularly it's fine or it should be in moderation
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Answered by Dr. Sameer Kumar 8 hours later
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Detailed Answer:
Hello,
Moderation is always the advise as natural vaginal fluids should be allowed to do the work. tHE VAGINAL DRYNESS is often due to stress, decreased libido and decreased interest or possibly infections, so one must take care of that.
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