It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Sexual Health - Women Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 01-31-2008, 11:38 AM   #1
Member
(female)
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Posts: 79
Quirk HB User
Arrow vaginal itching, but no odor or discharge.... what could it be???

so, my long-term boyfriend and i have been pretty busy the last two weeks, so i have just happened to notice this from our last time of intercourse, because the last 2 weeks it has been less frequent.

the last time we slept together, i noticed a bit of itching afterwards. this is normal, especially if we have rougher sex. however, it is about a week later, and it still itches! the outside of my vagina is itchy (not AWFULLY, though) and a bit red (but not all the time.) AND, there hasn't been any change in the odor, quantity, or color of my discharge.

my period is approaching and i usually get "yeast infection-like" symptoms beforehand, so that's what i thought this was. but i'm just a little worried, though the fact that there's no odor or discharge (other than the "norm") is keeping me sane.

has anyone else experienced this, or know what the itching could possibly be caused from?? i almost thought that it was my body "healing" from the rough sex... what does anyone think???? your thoughts are appreciated

 
Old 02-01-2008, 09:45 AM   #2
Newbie
(female)
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Canada
Posts: 3
chevygirlxo HB User
Re: vaginal itching, but no odor or discharge.... what could it be???

i have an insane itch right now, it seems similiar except mine is constantly itchy and red, when i break down and scratch it's so painful and was bleeding once... i went to my gyno and he said that it was a reaction to how i removed hair and that it would go away... 2 months later its worse than ever. i'm now putting lanacane cream on it, and it seems to relieve the itch... i've also switched gyno's cuz mine was zero help but i can't get into an appointment until march.
soooo i noe this isn't the best thing to do but i think i'm going to self-medicate with anti-biotics that are left over from a previous infection (cut on my hand).

So maybe you have an irritation to how you removed hair? sorry i can't help anymore

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 02-01-2008, 11:16 AM   #3
Senior Veteran
(female)
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Posts: 5,485
tUrRrRa HB UsertUrRrRa HB UsertUrRrRa HB UsertUrRrRa HB UsertUrRrRa HB UsertUrRrRa HB UsertUrRrRa HB UsertUrRrRa HB UsertUrRrRa HB UsertUrRrRa HB User
Re: vaginal itching, but no odor or discharge.... what could it be???

It can DEFINITELY be from rougher sex. Your skin can get tiny abrasions from the frictions that itch as they heal. I know this is no fun, but try taking a little break from sex, and see if it gets better.

It can be from a lot of things... it can be a mild yeast infectin (even without the other symptoms), an irritation to your underwear or the detergent you use, any products you used on yourself. Try wearing cotton underwear for now if you aren't already. Sometimes other fabrics can irritate.

 
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Is it normal to have a permanent vaginal discharge? Spanneroo Women's Health 2 10-09-2009 04:10 PM
Vaginal Infections- Please Help hopeless42 Women's Health 4 06-28-2009 10:29 PM
vaginal odor while on ortho evra kn1101 Women's Health 1 12-31-2008 05:21 AM
strange urine/vaginal odor bullun Women's Health 2 12-27-2005 03:26 PM
The Various Vaginal Discharges in Pregnancy USPS84 Pregnancy 6 02-28-2005 06:48 AM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Join Our Newsletter

Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts.

Whoops,

There was a problem adding your email Try again

Thank You

Your email has been added








TOP THANKED CONTRIBUTORS



Thisby (8), odolson (8), STLouisgal (6), UofMWolverines (5), Mod-S4 (4), Titchou (4), katlin09 (4), JumperOK (4), solofelix (4), Whoopee (4)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1164), MSJayhawk (999), Apollo123 (898), Titchou (833), janewhite1 (823), Gabriel (758), ladybud (747), sammy64 (667), midwest1 (665), BlueSkies14 (610)



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 12:09 PM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!