Log in

I forgot my password

Latest topics
» Will there be an end?
Today at 12:06 am by Krista2828

» you can be healed so easy and quite fast.
Yesterday at 11:46 pm by pussycat

» What's next?
Tue Apr 24, 2018 4:01 pm by jennyk2

» Pain management - what works for me
Tue Apr 24, 2018 3:41 pm by Jo44

» Share your Vulvodynia Story and become a member of the Global Anthology!
Mon Apr 23, 2018 10:44 pm by smyerskelley

» If it helps anyone else
Mon Apr 23, 2018 6:36 pm by VH7797

» Cured, cyst in foot
Mon Apr 23, 2018 4:06 pm by Guest

» HELP!! Topical cream?
Sun Apr 22, 2018 5:44 pm by emalita

» The pain CAN get better - What's worked for me
Sun Apr 22, 2018 5:32 pm by emalita

Will there be an end?

Fri Apr 27, 2018 12:06 am by Krista2828

I go in and out of being okay and not being okay with this condition. I question often why me? I am a problem solver by nature and I feel so defeated that after tons of research and trial and error and doctors and tears that there still is no answer.

I am in my 20's.. it shouldn't be this way.

Id love to know what all has worked! I am willing to try anything to get my life back. I am curious …

Comments: 0

you can be healed so easy and quite fast.

Thu Apr 26, 2018 11:46 pm by pussycat

Hello everyone,
i am new to this forum. I wanted to share my personal "journey" with V with you and to give you a real hope you can be totally healed/recovered from V. Many years ago i was struck with V, it was painful and got worst and worst, eventually i could not sit, could not stand, could not walk, could not swim in a swimming pool anymore. I was becoming bedridden, it frightened …

Comments: 0

I'M NEW - Do I listen to my gyno who I feel has it wrong?

Fri Mar 09, 2018 6:17 pm by Tunes25

Hello!

I am a 25 year old woman and wanted to share my story here as I feel frustrated by the suggestions of my gyno and am hoping for some advice.

To give the context for this: in September 2016 I moved in with my long term boyfriend after living abroad a year and (nearly) abstaining from sex. Within a few weeks I had got a yeast infection which I treated myself successfully, but then 2 weeks …

Comments: 4

I cured myself 100% of vulvodynia twenty years ago--I hope this helps someone

Mon Mar 12, 2018 4:33 pm by totallycured

Hi,

Every so often I'm reminded of the constant, persistent, horrible pain I was in two decades ago, and I reach out to try to help others who are suffering. If someone had offered me a solution during that terrible time, I'd have jumped at it. I hope this helps someone.

Yes, I did have terrible vulvodynia. It felt like someone poured acid all over my vulva. My doctor confirmed it and was …

Comments: 3

Hi Im from Australia :)

Sat Jan 08, 2011 1:08 am by emma

Hi girls... I live in Australia.
I am currently undergoing a new treatment for vulvodynia. Just wondering if anyone else here has tried it. It's Endep in the form of cream to apply directly on the area. I dont know if anyone else has tried this but so far evidently it has had a 50% success rate.
Anyway i feel at a loss. This new treatment is exciting but at the same time i just dont feel like …

Comments: 35

Somebody please help me...

Fri Nov 24, 2017 8:05 am by Andlag

Hey everyone,

since I started being sexually active i often experienced burning in my vagina which was often worse during sex /around the time of my period or when using lubricants. I was never able to use tampons because the one time i tried putting them in it felt like acid was poured on my skin. Fast forward to 2 months ago when I got a UTI and an allergic reaction in my vagina. I thought it …

Comments: 14

Lidocaine with condoms?

Wed Mar 21, 2018 10:44 pm by AEM1

Hi everyone! My doctor just prescribed me a topical lidocaine to administer before sex, but I forgot to ask if it is okay to use with condoms. Has anyone else used this before and know it is safe to use with condoms? Thanks! Very Happy
Unrelated, but I just started Lyrica a few weeks ago...no changes yet, but I'm hopeful something will come out of it. 3 years with vulvodynia and unable to have sex …

Comments: 1

Constant pain, I want to die.

Fri Jun 02, 2017 4:29 am by Meggiemay

I posted on here a few years ago but my symptoms went away with the inflammation. I didn't get so lucky this time.

For over three months, i've had terrible rawness, burning, soreness in the urethral/vestibule area and pressure/hypersensitivity in the clitoral area. I've also had some lower abdominal pressure and burning on my butt. I can barely walk! My gyno hasn't been much help. I'm on …

Comments: 23

Recently Diagnosed which has motivated my research study

Tue Mar 06, 2018 4:54 pm by ebclose2free

Hi everyone,

My name is Eliza Barach and I was diagnosed with vulvodynia in October of 2017. I'm also PhD student at the State University of New York at Albany. I work several professors at SUNY, but one in particular, Dr. Mitch Earleywine researches marijuana and its possible efficacy as an alternative treatment. Our previous examined cannabis and symptoms of PMS/PMDD and found that women …

Comments: 0


Calcium Citrate without Vitamin D

Go down

Calcium Citrate without Vitamin D

Post  ouch on Mon Apr 25, 2011 5:02 pm

Hi. All of the treatment protocols recommend Calcium Citrate without Vit. D but I can not find such a thing anywhere. Even pharmacists have no idea where to find it. All Calcium Citrates come with Vit D. Anyone have any ideas?

ouch

Posts : 1
Join date : 2011-04-25

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Calcium Citrate without Vitamin D

Post  Sarah001 on Tue Apr 26, 2011 12:33 pm

I'm not sure if they make it without vitamin D as it needs the vit D to be absorbed by the body. What about the one used in the American study, something like Citrical or a similar name to that?
avatar
Sarah001

Posts : 1164
Join date : 2010-06-11
Age : 44
Location : UK

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Calcium Citrate without Vitamin D

Post  Zazu on Mon Jun 20, 2011 7:30 pm

I got some from my naturopath, so if you look up one in your area they might be able to help you out. Otherwise, try ordering off the internet!

Zazu

Posts : 64
Join date : 2011-04-05
Location : Canada

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Calcium Citrate without Vitamin D

Post  Steff8 on Wed Jul 13, 2011 2:55 pm

Hi, I found some at a local health food store (not a chain) but had trouble finding it - they do seem to have it available online though.

Steff8

Posts : 2
Join date : 2011-07-13

View user profile

Back to top Go down

RE: Calcium Citrate Without D

Post  Nii on Sun Feb 12, 2012 7:28 am

By now you've probably found something, but in case you haven't, NOW Foods makes a 100% Calcium Citrate powder that has no added ingredients -- no D, nothing. While it's true your body needs vitamin D to assimilate calcium, it makes most of what it needs from your exposure to sunshine, and over-supplementing with it can be dangerous. I take cod liver oil, which has a lot of vitamin D, so I'm really happy to have found this product. You take about a teaspoon a day, it can be mixed in a smoothie, one container costs about $9 and has 75 servings. Best of luck, Nii

PS: - Edit: Twinlabs, and Vitacost also make Calcium Citrate tablets without D, but those have added magnesium. I don't know if that would work for you or not.

Nii

Posts : 1
Join date : 2012-02-12

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Calcium Citrate without Vitamin D

Post  Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

Back to top

- Similar topics

 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum