What causes soreness in the vagina during and after the intercourse

What causes soreness in the vagina during and after the intercourse

Often many women encounter vaginal soreness during and after the intercourse. It is quite painful and leads to inflammation of the vagina. Many a time, rough sex leads to the vaginal soreness and causes a lot of discomforts down there. A slight pain in the vagina is natural during the sex. However, if the pain is too intense one should immediately see a gynaecologist. There many causes of soreness of the vagina. Sometimes lack of lubrication, some infection and other medical condition that might be the cause of vaginal soreness. One must know the real cause of the vaginal soreness then only some preventive measures can be taken to deal with the problem. (Also read: How to get rid of erectile dysfunction)

What causes soreness in the vagina after the intercourse?

Lack of lubrication: One of the prior cause of the vaginal soreness is the lack of lubrication. It thus makes the sex or the intercourse extremely painful. The amount of natural lubrication differs from person to person. The lack of lubrication eventually makes the sex quite painful. And as a result, it even leads to the vaginal soreness.

Allergy to latex: Some people are allergic to latex(condom). Those who are using a latex condom might encounter unbearable pain. If one is having an allergy to latex then they should avoid using a latex condom altogether. (Also read: What are the causes of vaginal dryness)

The onset of some infection: If the soreness of vagina is accompanied by the itching, inflammation and some discharge then it may indicate some infection. Yeast infection, bacterial infection and even sexually transmitted infection could be the possible reason behind the same.

Some serious medical condition: Pain in the vagina during and after intercourse could also be because of some serious medical conditions. If the pain is unbearable and persists even after the intercourse, then it may be because of fibroids or endometriosis. One needs to seek medical attention as soon as possible.

Rough intercourse: At times, the intercourse is rough and fast which eventually tears the skin inside the vagina. Thus, being passionate is good but too much force might lead to the vaginal soreness. (Also read: What Are The Symptoms Of Sexual Dysfunction)

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