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28 Oct 2005

AM I HARMING MYSELF BY USING VICKS?
My vagina itches. Just the outside on the labia. They become swollen as well. When i scrath they bleed. I use vicks to sooth the itch and bring down the swelling. It really helps me.

Am i harming myself by using vicks.
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GynaeDoc

01 Jan 0001

Vicks is not a good idea in this sensitive area. You may have thrush and this should be treated.

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