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Is it okay to use lube when pregnant? adult content


Asked by SuperrMommyy at 12:00 PM on Sep. 14, 2010 in Relationships

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  • Water-based lubricant is the ONLY kind of lubricant you should EVER use, pregnant or not. Non-water based, such as petrolium: are incompatable with condoms, interfere with the pH of your vagina leading to infections (yeast, bacteria), and over time can actually INCREASE dryness. For the woman who is having trouble with lubrication, see above, DON'T use non-water based, stick with KY or Astroglide. Also, stick with original and avoid those with "extras" such as heating/cooling effects, etc. It is not "abnormal" for you to need extra stimulation to "self-lubricate." That just happens to be your body. If you are really concerned, discuss it with your healthcare provider. Otherwise, try the water-based lubricants.

    Answer by MTM at 12:11 PM on Sep. 14, 2010

  • From what i heard it's fine because you can be much more sensitive and dry out easier. It was recommended in a book i read.

    Answer by jolee0222 at 12:01 PM on Sep. 14, 2010

  • Yes. It is better to use it if you need it than not to use it, that's for sure.

    Answer by Kword at 12:02 PM on Sep. 14, 2010

  • you can as long as it is water based.

    Answer by charmd18 at 12:03 PM on Sep. 14, 2010

  • Anon.. you can't imagine why I would need lube? Not every woman is a freaking water fountain.. some need a little help, especially when pregnant.

    Comment by SuperrMommyy (original poster) at 12:07 PM on Sep. 14, 2010

  • My dr said grape seed oil

    Answer by jenniferlee_12 at 12:14 PM on Sep. 14, 2010

  • I can't imagine why you would need "lube".
    Ask your doctor about this.

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:02 PM on Sep. 14, 2010

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