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Vulvar Vestibulitis (556 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

cause% of members (num votes)
Intercourse
77% (202)
Stress
68% (198)
Hormonal changes
60% (195)
Yeast
57% (205)
Depression/anxiety
45% (157)
Low estrogen
36% (192)
Birth control pills
35% (154)
Anxiety
46% (71)
Over the counter antifungal cream
28% (185)
Being nervous (makes worse)
38% (86)
Cycling and antibiotics
28% (166)
Being overly worried
30% (86)
Previous outbreak of thrush
21% (133)
Repeated cipro use following multiple UTI's
18% (168)
Emotional trauma
22% (110)
Yasmin birth control
16% (173)
Chronic pelvic pain (endo, adhesions)
15% (155)
Genetic
17% (133)
Caffeine (makes worse)
20% (85)
HPV
16% (133)
Alcohol (makes worse)
19% (85)
Reaction to over the counter yeast infection medication
26% (46)
No cause - noticed at onset of sexual activity
53% (19)
Higher acid intake eg fruit
15% (96)
Nuva ring
11% (122)
Artificial sweeteners: aspartame, saccharine, sorbitol, mannitol, etc. (makes much worse)
12% (82)
Birth of baby
8% (176)
Misuse of sex toy
13% (48)
Cervical biopsy
8% (105)
Diabetes
6% (131)
siatic lower back injury
22% (18)
Repeated pelvic surgeries
5% (152)
Genital herpes outbreak
7% (70)
TCA (acid) treatment for warts
5% (87)
Hormonal IUD
4% (106)
KY Warming Jelly
29% (7)
Climaxing
14% (7)
chemical burn (hot tub bromine)
0% (33)

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