Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties

174 Doctors Online
Doctor Image
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

I will be looking into your question and guiding you through the process. Please write your question below.

Why am i getting a fishy smell in my vagina after intercourse ?

Hey,I am 17.I started taking contraception pills about a month ago,at the moment there r only two pills left out of 21.Recently,i had sex with my boyfriend and he ejaculated in me for the first time.Two days later i started experiencing a bad fishy smell from my vagina,and it was quite strong.I have just finished treatment of candidosis.We haven t had sex since then(2 days),and the smell s going away,but s still there a lil bit.I started using feminax intimate wash and wipes instead of soap.I do not know what can that be,do You think his sperm doesn t match with my vagina or smth?
Tue, 3 May 2011
Report Abuse
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
General & Family Physician 's  Response
hi,there is nothing like matching of sperms and vagina,this could be simply infection in your private parts.As you were already having candidiasis,there might be some super added bacterial infection on it.Please avoid having sex without condom.Please take care,pregnancy is not the only threat for unprotected sex.Please get in tough with your doctor for more.
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]
Share on
 

Related questions you may be interested in

doctor1 MD

i hav been experiencing a foul smell from vagina fishy smell especially after sex i have never in my life had this before.i have the mirena coil and have an appointment on thursday to get it removed could this be the cause as i have spoke to a lot of females woth same problem..seriously embarrasing as ive been in a relationship with same partner for 5 years and only had this past 2 weeks thanks

doctor1 MD

hi there, I m just concerned as every time I seem to have sex I get a very painful burning sensation in my vagina that stays for a few days. This happened last year after my first time having sex and I contacted my doctor over the phone and she just said I had a urine infection but recently I have had sex with my new partner and it has happened again, only this time it seems worse as it is very sore when I use the toilet and I have also started passing through small amounts of blood in my urine, there is also a fish like smell and there s is like a pea sized swelling in the open on my vagina. It only ever happens after I have sex and I dont quite understand why, could you please help me? thanks.

doctor1 MD

Hi, After having sex I always get really sore on the outer skin at the base of my vagina. I m not too sure what it s called but I don t know why it keeps happening. I ve tried extra lubrication but I still seem to get sore. Do you have any idea what this might be or any possible treatment?

Recent questions on  HIV

doctor1 MD

I HAVE A LIGHT PRESSURE INSIDE MY URINARY TRACK AND IT FEELS LIKE MY PENIS IS INFLAMETED BUT ITS FINE...I ALREADY HAD TEST FOR HERPIS, CLAMIDIA,GANORRIA,SIPHIS,HIV I HAD HERPES AND CLAMIDIA AND GOT TREADED BUT I STILL FEEL THIS PROBLEM SO THE DOCTOR DID THE TEST AGAIN AND SAID EVERYTHING IS FINE BUT I DONT FEEL FINE,

doctor1 MD

I started tripla on the 4th day now and noticed today blood in my stool.Is this serious? I will see my Doctor in 3 days after 1st week of treatment and an 48 years old. My cd4 count is low 79 and have high viral load, just knew in the last weeks. Thank you. Dave

doctor1 MD

Good to hear that i have got atleast some body to answer my query. my uncle has got HIV. W came to know only when he got the heart stroke and sent the sample for testing.he has left anterior fascicular block and also anterior injury. his HIV values didnt cross the normal limitis value. they r at the border line of normal limits. where can i get the treatment for his heart stroke. its been 10days he got the heart stroke. please reply me as soon as possible.                                                                  

doctor1 MD

Hi, I took the pill for years and decided to stop 4 months ago as I had no sex drive. I also started to take Fluoxetine 3 or months ago. When I stopped the pill I got my period normally after a week... then again after a month and again after that. However, I'm 1 week late now. I have the symptoms but no sign of period. I have been married for years and I'm not trying to get pregnant (quite the opposite).We had protected sex close to my ovulation date and never noice a problem with the condom. Should I test for pregnancy or is this normal?

doctor1 MD

I just had a mutual masturbation session with a sex worker However she removed her hand from inside her vagina and used it roughly on my penis in a hand job Can I get HIV from this means which I was not able to stop after it occurred to me ?

doctor1 MD

i bought food the food was in a container with a plastic at the top covering the container how ever i notice the plastic on 1 container was slightly open on a container with food inside any RISK for hiv hep b,c

doctor1 MD

Dear doctor thanks for your valuable reply however my further query is for last two weeks I have a mild rash under my eye which is persistent and is not going away...I had read somewhere in the webmd website that facial rashes are the first sign...