Similar Questions with Answers
Question: Hi doctor, i am 23 weeks pregnant and I have a kind of slight pain in my uterus near vaginal opening sometimes and sometimes itching. Is it normal cause of uterus streching or any UTI infection?
Answer: This is an urine infection.
Reason of uti are many:-
The most common reason is improper urine output because in pregnancy it happens that ladies lose their urine contraction muscle activity which can be strengthened later but in entire pregnancy especially in third trimester the ability to control urine decreases because of that slight portion of urine is always retained in your bladder which gives bacteria a medium to proliferate and will cause burning or pain on urination as well as change in colour of urine from Orange red hue is seen.
Please seek antibiotic treatment now.
Drink plenty of water 3lt
Get one urine culture and sensitivity test done.
Ask about syrup citralka 10 ml in 100 ml water to be dissolved and taken thrice a day for a week.
Ask your gynae about this medicine and take once she approves.
Question: I m 16 weeks pregnant. I have itching near vagina and also feel pain in outer layer of it. Please suggest some solution.
Answer: Dear the pain in vagina could be due to your expanding uterus putting pressure on it. If the pain is too much then please consult your gynae it could be happening due to placenta positions as well.
To help soothe itchy skin, below are the following tips:
1.) Apply a cold, wet cloth or ice pack to the skin that itches.
2.) Take an oatmeal bath
3.) Moisturize your skin
4.) Apply topical anesthetics that contain pramoxine. U can consult ur doctor for the ointment.
5.) Apply cooling agents, such as menthol or calamine.
Hope it helps you.
Question: I am having itching on the outer wall of the vagina...no itching inside. are there any home remedies?
Answer: Please dont use liquids or medications without asking your doctor.
Itching can be Because there's an increase in vaginal discharge during pregnancy, it can cause irritation of the skin of the vulva. So it could just be because of your discharge, or it could be a sign of an infection. Keep the area clean. Preferably wash with water and mild normal soap.