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herpes would cause painful ulcers of the skin
it doesn't sound like you have painful ulcers
if you didn't have enough lubrication, rough sex can cause swelling and pain.
using a mild cream like clotrimazole 1% cream can help moisturize the area and decrease some of the itchiness
KY jelly personal lubricant can be used during sex and can be used on the area now to moisturize the skin
let me know if you have questions .
yes, the swelling will go down
yes, using a cold compresses or an ice pack wrapped in a towel on the area can help decrease pain and swelling
I'm sure you will avoid sexual activity for a few days for this to get better.
rest and ice are the best ways to help decrease swelling in the area.
you can use a small amount of KY jelly if the area is dry
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