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Vulvar Vestibulitis (567 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

cause% of members (num votes)
Intercourse
75% (210)
Stress
69% (207)
Hormonal changes
61% (204)
Yeast
56% (214)
Depression/anxiety
44% (165)
Low estrogen
37% (201)
Birth control pills
35% (162)
Anxiety
46% (79)
Being nervous (makes worse)
40% (94)
Over the counter antifungal cream
28% (194)
Cycling and antibiotics
28% (174)
Being overly worried
31% (94)
Previous outbreak of thrush
21% (141)
Repeated cipro use following multiple UTI's
18% (176)
Emotional trauma
21% (117)
Yasmin birth control
17% (181)
Caffeine (makes worse)
20% (93)
Chronic pelvic pain (endo, adhesions)
15% (163)
Genetic
16% (141)
Alcohol (makes worse)
19% (93)
HPV
15% (141)
Reaction to over the counter yeast infection medication
25% (55)
Higher acid intake eg fruit
16% (103)
No cause - noticed at onset of sexual activity
37% (27)
Nuva ring
10% (130)
Birth of baby
8% (184)
Artificial sweeteners: aspartame, saccharine, sorbitol, mannitol, etc. (makes much worse)
11% (90)
Cervical biopsy
8% (112)
Diabetes
6% (140)
siatic lower back injury
19% (26)
Misuse of sex toy
11% (56)
Repeated pelvic surgeries
5% (160)
Genital herpes outbreak
6% (78)
TCA (acid) treatment for warts
5% (94)
KY Warming Jelly
20% (15)
Hormonal IUD
4% (113)
Interstitial Cystitis
100% (1)
Climaxing
7% (15)
chemical burn (hot tub bromine)
0% (41)

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