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Treatment for Painful Intercourse in Women

Home Remedies for Painful Intercourse

Applying lubricating gels to the outer sexual organs, including the vulva and labia, and in the vagina may be helpful to women and ease pain during intercourse. Sex toys, such as vibrators, may also be useful. A woman should talk with her health care provider before attempting to use a vaginal dilator.

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Reviewed by Nivin Todd, MD, FACOG on October 28, 2013

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