vaginal lubricant

vaginal lubricant

an ointment or cream used to reduce friction in the vagina.

vaginal lubricant

A fluid, usually a water-soluble ointment or cream, used to reduce vaginal dryness or sexual friction. As a lubricant, petroleum jelly is of little or no value. Estrogen-containing vaginal creams reduce friction-associated discomfort related to postmenopausal atrophy. A natural and effective lubricant is human saliva.
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In this study, commercial vaginal lubricant gel products available locally in South Africa were selected and evaluated in-vitro on progressive spermatozoa motility to assess to the safe use of vaginal products for conceiving couples.
Treating vulvovaginal atrophy/genitourinary syndrome of menopause: how important is vaginal lubricant and moisturizer composition?
has introduced Mae by Damiva, a 100% natural vaginal lubricant that is named after Mae West and backed by an advertising campaign that aims to use cheeky humor as an ice breaker, says chief executive officer Chia Chia Sun.
Dyspareunia symptoms and severity were self-reported, and use of a non-hormonal vaginal lubricant was permitted as needed.
When Haase's team mixed glycerol monolaurate with vaginal lubricant and applied it to the vaginas of 5 macaques, they found that the animals resisted infection, even after repeated exposure to SIV.
Shared vaginal toys and the use of vaginal lubricant were still associated with a nonsignificant doubling of risk.
Use a water-based vaginal lubricant (not petroleum jelly) or a vaginal estrogen cream or tablet to help with vaginal discomfort.
The former supplier is targeting teenage girls with a web page opened by its Vagisil Women s Health Center, while the latter is serving women over age 40 with a new vaginal lubricant called Silken Secret.
For Bradley Pharmaceuticals, newly sexually active men have created a new batch of customers for its vaginal lubricant.
developer of over-the-counter women's reproductive health products, has patented a new reusable "showerhead" vaginal applicator, which it plans to distribute with its FDA-cleared personal vaginal lubricant and candidate microbicide, Amphora.
The Private Rx line includes External Vaginal Moisturizer, Internal Vaginal Moisturizer and Personal Vaginal Lubricant.