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Amtriptyline, baclofen, gabapentin cream for provoked vestibuldynia

Mon Nov 20, 2017 8:15 pm by WVR00

Hello,
Has anyone had success with this cream in helping their vulvodynia? How long has it taken to help? I’ve had some success with it, but not completely better. I’ve been on it for a month. I️ was hoping to hear from some ladies who have had major success with this cream. I’m hoping for some encouragement here. This condition is so frustrating. I’m lucky enough to have access to two …

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Amitriptyline given for vulvodyina pain

Tue Oct 24, 2017 2:46 pm by katycrawford

Hi there,

After years of being misdiagnosed etc as most women have on this forum I have finally been diagnosed with vulvodynia (yay) and have been given the lowest dose of an antidepressant called Amitriptyline. Has anyone been on this before and has any positive (or negative) news to give me? Im feeling down already and I've only been taking it for a few days, I don't have much hope of it …

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New diagnosis, any advice whilst I wait for a specialist

Wed Oct 25, 2017 1:47 pm by Julesyjules

Hi,

I'm new here and wanted to ask for some advice whilst I wait to see a specialist nurse.

After urinary problems which lasted 7 weeks, I finally saw a urologist, who on examination discovered significant inflammation and called in a gynaecologist, who diagnosed vestibulitis. They referred me to a nurse who specialises in vulvar skin issues. That was 5 weeks ago, and I'm still waiting for the …

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Vulvodynia help

Tue Nov 14, 2017 4:27 pm by Katiej

Hi guys new here and newly diagnosed. So I had bv and then after alot of antibiotics and home remedies I still continued to have weird symptoms despite swabs being negative. Two seperate gynes have told me I have vulvodynia as a result of the area being overwhelmed. So first gave me lidocaine which xidnt do much. No I am on amitriptyline for the past 5 days. Seems to be kicking in a little (im a …

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New w/ Secondary Provoked Vestibuldynia

Wed Apr 26, 2017 11:46 pm by Birdy

Hi everyone,

I'm here because I'm pretty sure I have secondary provoked vestibuldynia, even though my gyno is still "optimistic" it is not.  My problem started six months ago when I got my second UTI in as many months (after going 25 years of life without one) and then ended up with a bad yeast infection (also my first one ever) thanks to the antibiotics.  Ever since the yeast …

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Newly diagnosed

Tue Oct 10, 2017 8:37 pm by Brevispink

Hello everyone. I have recently been diagnosed with unprovoked vulvodynia and would really appreciate some advice and support. I have had a chronic urine infection for 16 months and was on antibiotics for 9 of those months. I have been very uncomfortable for the entire time, but now I have absolutely unbearable stinging and burning all day with itching too. The infection has just about gone, …

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Recent "Poke" Pain - So Confused/Losing My Mind

Thu Oct 12, 2017 9:26 am by kelseybeth23

Long Story, but I am losing my mind and getting really depressed, so if I tell the full story maybe someone can help me.

Back in August I started to get an itch down there. Normally, in the past, when this would happen, I would change the way I wore my clothes, take more baths instead of showers, and use Monistat. This time, after about two weeks of no relief, I started to get concerned. I was …

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Does anyone else experience this?

Sat Oct 14, 2017 5:21 pm by Angelmegs

Hi— im new here. Im incredibly desperate so if anyone has any suggestions i would greatly appreciate it. Im a 20 year old female with vulvodynia and vaginismus. I was on the birth control pill (junel fe lo estrin) from age 13-18 because of severe menstrual pain. I used the xulane patch for a few months when i was 18 but eventually stopped BC altogether because it interferes with my med for …

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Post Full Vestibulectomy - 5 Years Later - Please Read

Tue May 02, 2017 6:18 pm by jen007

Hi All,

It's been awhile since I've written a new topic on the forum. Wondering if any of the same ladies are still here. I've come back to update you all on my post vestibulectomy results. I can't remember if I've done an update on my current state, so forgive me if this is repeated information... I can't remember how to view my old posts! Anyway, let me get on with my update.

For 4 years post …

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Freaking out because I don't think surgery worked HELP!!!!

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Freaking out because I don't think surgery worked HELP!!!!

Post  Hopeitworks on Fri Aug 25, 2017 4:42 pm

I had a partial vestibelctomy on July 28 and everything was going great. Up until yesterday I have been Vulvodynia pain free. It's been about 4 weeks since surgery and I'm worried that the surgery didn't work. Has this happened to anyone else? I was pain free and out of no where V pain hits. I'm trying to remain calm, but that's hard to do. There is no sign of infection or yeast. I hope the surgery worked but as of today it doesn't feel like it does. Please share with me if you had this same experience and if it got better or worse.

Thanks ladies your the best!

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Re: Freaking out because I don't think surgery worked HELP!!!!

Post  tinkerbelle2 on Sat Sep 16, 2017 12:32 pm

Hey there!! I've not had the surgery myself but try and give it a little longer. Keep resting. I imagine that the surgery would cause some soreness and tenderness at first until it heals, so it could just be that. Don't despair and just get lots of rest. Take care of yourself. I love you
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Re: Freaking out because I don't think surgery worked HELP!!!!

Post  Hopeitworks on Sat Sep 16, 2017 12:40 pm

tinkerbelle2 wrote:Hey there!! I've not had the surgery myself but try and give it a little longer. Keep resting. I imagine that the surgery would cause some soreness and tenderness at first until it heals, so it could just be that. Don't despair and just get lots of rest. Take care of yourself. I love you

The surgery worked I just had to give it time like you said!

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Re: Freaking out because I don't think surgery worked HELP!!!!

Post  tinkerbelle2 on Sun Sep 17, 2017 7:01 pm

Ah that's amazing to hear! all the best to you lovely Smile x
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Re: Freaking out because I don't think surgery worked HELP!!!!

Post  Jgreen81 on Thu Nov 16, 2017 12:01 am

Hello I had a vestibulectomy 6 weeks ago and now I’m having pain and burning.. I thought it was yeast but it is not. I’m scared my vestiulitis has returned. Did u experience anything like this?

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