HOMOEOPATHIC REMEDIES FOR VAGINAL DRYNESS
Vaginal dryness may be a problem for women at any age, although it occurs more frequently in older women, particularly after menopause
Causes-Reduced estrogen levels are the main cause of vaginal dryness. Estrogen, a female hormone, helps keep vaginal tissue healthy by maintaining normal vaginal lubrication, tissue elasticity and acidity. Other causes of vaginal dryness include certain medical conditions or hygiene practices.
Estrogen levels can fall for a number of reasons:--Breast-feeding-Childbirth-Nicotine dependence-Cancer treatment—Primary immunodeficiency—Menopause—Perimenopause—Oophorectomy---Use of allergy and cold medications or anti-estrogen medications
Other causes of vaginal dryness include:--Douching—Sjogren’s syndrome
SEPIA 30-- Sepia is one of the best Homeopathic medicines for vaginal dryness where painful sex and bleeding following intercourse result.Loe sex drive. Genitals are tender to touch. Sepia is an excellent remedy for vaginal dryness in women going through menopause and after childbirth. Vaginal dryness with marked itching. In menopause hot flushes and mood swings that accompany menopause. Bearing down sensation in the uterus and prolapse of uterus are other common complaints
LYCOPODIUM 200- Lycopodium is best suited where vaginal dryness is accompanied by burning in the vagina. Pain and burning are worse during and after coition
NATRUM MUR 30-Natrum Mur is another excellent Homeopathic medicine for vaginal dryness where the symptoms include itching, soreness and smarting pains.Dyspareunia from dryness of vagina
PLATINA 30-Platina works well where hypersensitivity of genitals accompanies dry vagina. Platine is prescribed for both dyspareunia and vaginismus, making it one of the excellent Homeopathic medicines for vaginal dryness of this type. Itching may also accompany dryness of vagina in such cases. Sexual desire is high in cases where Platina is indicated.
ARGENTUM NITRICUM 30-Argentum Nitricum is the most suitable among Homeopathic medicines for vaginal dryness in cases where sex is painful and bleeding follows intercourse.