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I have been suffering from a really bad smell during intercourse and it is starting to turn me of having sex. Sometimes it's so bad I can't finish it is becoming a problem in my relationship because my partner thinks I'm not attracted to him anymore and it has nothing to do with him it's me, I can't stand the smell. Please help me
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replied February 4th, 2012
Hi,
Welcome to ehealthforum,
Foul/altered smelling vaginal discharge during or after intercourse is not normal and indicates possibility of vaginal infection. Do not ignore your symptoms. Consider visiting your doctor/gynecologist at the earliest for a vaginal swab/smear test done to confirm/rule out infective causes. Get started on treatment as indicated by examination findings and investigation results. Avoid vaginal douching, or use of harsh soap or perfumes in the area. Use loose cotton undergarments and avoid use of tight fitting clothes. Be in regular monitoring and follow-up with your treating doctor/gynecologist and report any new/abnormal symptoms immediately. Drink plenty of water. Take adequate rest. Maintain healthy diet and lifestyle. If infective cause is detected, get your partner also treated simultaneously, and avoid having intercourse while being on treatment to prevent chances of re-infection.
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