Aa
A
A
Close
Avatar universal
Swelling of my clitoris after sex.
Directly after sex, I went to the bathroom, and noticed that my clitoris stung when I touched it. I looked down, and saw that my (either the left side of my clitoris, or the left side of my vagina opening, i'm not sure..) was swollen. The other side was a little bigger than usual, but not nearly as swollen as the left side.. He used a condom even. Is this some sort of infection? Is this normal for a girl who hasn't been very sexually active before? Any opinions would be nice.. i'm really scared.
Cancel
5 Answers
5 Answers
Page 1 of 1
134578 tn?1455656688
You might be allergic to the latex in the condoms, or the vigorous action might have caused you to swell (a la a bruise).
Comment
Cancel
134578 tn?1455656688
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar universal
i would have suggested an allergic reaction to the condom as well. may want to place ice on the area for relief and the swelling to go down.
Comment
Cancel
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar universal
I would use benadryl for the allergic reaction to the latex and try bathing in aveeno oatmeal bath.  It's amazing for irritated skin.
Comment
Cancel
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar universal
I am in the same situation as I speak... It is from rough sex, or maybe perhaps being dry for parts of the time.  I've had it once before and it is extremely uncomfortable, but eventually it will go down with the swelling.. might take awhile depending on how swelled it is.  I suggest ice and advil!
Comment
Cancel
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar universal
I have also had this before and again am in the same situation. When I had it before I went to the hospital and they gave me steroids to bring down the swelling and perkaset for the pain, they said to use benadryl if it happened again. Off to the chemist!
Comment
Cancel
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Your Answer
Avatar universal
Answer
Know how to answer? Tap here to leave your answer...
Answer
Submit Answer
A
A
Recent Activity
2020005 tn?1417986816
Blank
KTowne commented on renae176's status
8 hrs ago
2020005 tn?1417986816
Blank
KTowne commented on KTowne's status
9 hrs ago
5575813 tn?1452484685
Blank
Hollus commented on photo
10 hrs ago
Blank
Menstrual Tracker
Track your cycles
Start Tracking Now
Blank
Weight Tracker
Reach your weight goals
Start Tracking Now
Top Women's Health Answerers
4851940 tn?1385441629
Blank
United Kingdom
1340994 tn?1374197577
Blank
Raleigh, NC
134578 tn?1455656688
Blank
973741 tn?1342346373
Blank
Avatar universal
Blank
136956 tn?1425609872
Blank
Mississauga, ON
Women's Health Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488 tn?1310696703
Blank
Marathon Running Done Over Many Yea...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
233488 tn?1310696703
Blank
New Article on Multifocal IOL vs &q...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
748543 tn?1443740527
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
01/15 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGD, FICCMOBlank
Top Women's Health Answerers
4851940 tn?1385441629
Blank
United Kingdom
1340994 tn?1374197577
Blank
Raleigh, NC
134578 tn?1455656688
Blank
973741 tn?1342346373
Blank
Avatar universal
Blank
136956 tn?1425609872
Blank
Mississauga, ON