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Vulvar Vestibulitis (562 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

cause% of members (num votes)
Intercourse
76% (207)
Stress
69% (204)
Hormonal changes
60% (201)
Yeast
56% (211)
Depression/anxiety
44% (162)
Low estrogen
36% (198)
Birth control pills
35% (159)
Anxiety
46% (76)
Over the counter antifungal cream
28% (191)
Being nervous (makes worse)
40% (91)
Cycling and antibiotics
27% (171)
Being overly worried
31% (91)
Previous outbreak of thrush
22% (138)
Repeated cipro use following multiple UTI's
18% (173)
Emotional trauma
21% (114)
Yasmin birth control
17% (178)
Chronic pelvic pain (endo, adhesions)
15% (160)
Caffeine (makes worse)
20% (90)
Genetic
16% (138)
HPV
15% (138)
Alcohol (makes worse)
19% (90)
Reaction to over the counter yeast infection medication
25% (52)
No cause - noticed at onset of sexual activity
42% (24)
Higher acid intake eg fruit
15% (100)
Nuva ring
10% (127)
Birth of baby
8% (181)
Artificial sweeteners: aspartame, saccharine, sorbitol, mannitol, etc. (makes much worse)
11% (87)
Diabetes
7% (137)
Cervical biopsy
7% (109)
Misuse of sex toy
11% (53)
Repeated pelvic surgeries
5% (157)
siatic lower back injury
17% (23)
Genital herpes outbreak
7% (75)
KY Warming Jelly
25% (12)
TCA (acid) treatment for warts
4% (91)
Hormonal IUD
4% (110)
Climaxing
8% (12)
chemical burn (hot tub bromine)
0% (38)

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