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Vulvar Vestibulitis (546 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

cause% of members (num votes)
Intercourse
77% (196)
Stress
69% (192)
Hormonal changes
60% (189)
Yeast
56% (199)
Depression/anxiety
46% (151)
Low estrogen
37% (186)
Birth control pills
36% (148)
Anxiety
48% (65)
Over the counter antifungal cream
28% (179)
Being nervous (makes worse)
39% (80)
Cycling and antibiotics
28% (160)
Being overly worried
31% (80)
Repeated cipro use following multiple UTI's
19% (162)
Emotional trauma
22% (104)
Previous outbreak of thrush
20% (127)
Yasmin birth control
16% (167)
Chronic pelvic pain (endo, adhesions)
15% (149)
Genetic
17% (127)
Caffeine (makes worse)
20% (79)
HPV
15% (127)
Alcohol (makes worse)
19% (79)
Reaction to over the counter yeast infection medication
28% (40)
Higher acid intake eg fruit
16% (90)
No cause - noticed at onset of sexual activity
62% (13)
Artificial sweeteners: aspartame, saccharine, sorbitol, mannitol, etc. (makes much worse)
13% (76)
Nuva ring
10% (116)
Birth of baby
7% (171)
Cervical biopsy
8% (99)
Misuse of sex toy
12% (42)
Diabetes
6% (125)
Repeated pelvic surgeries
5% (146)
Genital herpes outbreak
6% (64)
TCA (acid) treatment for warts
5% (81)
siatic lower back injury
17% (12)
Hormonal IUD
3% (100)
Climaxing
100% (1)
KY Warming Jelly
100% (1)
chemical burn (hot tub bromine)
0% (27)

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