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I have a question about vaginal itching, No I haven’t, i

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Hi i have a question about vaginal itching
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: No I haven’t, i thought it was a yeast infection and took a vaginal tablet but it just healed the unusual discharge but not the itching and slight discomfort
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: Yes i took a morning after pill last week Thursday and started period bleeding on Wednesday this week.
JA: Are you in any pain? How regular are your periods?
Customer: My lower abdomen is in slight pain and my periods are irregular
Submitted: 20 days ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  ravikumarr replied 20 days ago.

Hello
Welcome to Just Answer. I am Dr. Ravindran and will be happy to help.I am sorry to hear about your concern. I will try my best to give you suggestions that help your concern. The answer does not substitute a Doctor - Patient Consultation in Clinic. Kindly be  informed that we are not allowed to prescribe any medications on the site ,NOTE - All phone call requests are auto-generated and you may ignore these requests. Communicating through text chat is just fine with me. I can surely give you my recommendations about your concern.NOTE - phone call requests are auto-generated. Please ignore these requests if you have not requested.

Expert:  ravikumarr replied 20 days ago.

For vaginal itching,  firstly it could be allergies due to fabrics, any new detergents.

Expert:  ravikumarr replied 20 days ago.

Could also be infection.  Any discharge?

Expert:  ravikumarr replied 20 days ago.

For irregular periods, how long have you had  the irregular periods. Have you discussed with your gp.?

Expert:  ravikumarr replied 20 days ago.

For lower abdominal pain, could be simple pain related to periods or urine infection. There are the 2 common ones

Customer: replied 20 days ago.
I had discharge and i thought it was just a yeast infection and took a pessary for that which stopped the discharge problem but i am still experiencing itchness and even vaginal dryness
Customer: replied 20 days ago.
I haven’t done anything different in regard to getting allergies
Customer: replied 20 days ago.
I have had irregular period for a long time
Customer: replied 20 days ago.
I have discussed with a gp they alluded to me having pcos and getting birth control for a regular cycle
Customer: replied 20 days ago.
i think the pain is a result of my period
Expert:  ravikumarr replied 20 days ago.

Was thinking ilof pcos with regards ***** ***** irregular period

Expert:  ravikumarr replied 20 days ago.

Sometimes it could be a dermatitis. Have you applied any lubricants?

Customer: replied 20 days ago.
No I haven’t applied any lubricants, what do you suggest?
Customer: replied 20 days ago.
How do i treat pcos?
Expert:  ravikumarr replied 20 days ago.

Sometimes due to chronic itching the skin can become a bit leathery. It's better for  a doctor to have a look. Nothing can supersede direct examination.

Vaginal lubricants can help.

Expert:  ravikumarr replied 20 days ago.

Available over the counter