There is some time when some symptoms occur that many women are embarrassed to talk about, but they still need to visit a doctor.
Some of those symptoms are:
- abdominal pain
- foul-smelling secretions
- genital itching
- swelling of the mucous membranes
Pathogenic bacteria can cause inflammation of the lining of the vagina called vaginitis. First of all, all women should realize that in their vagina there are many different microorganisms that can be beneficial and pathogenic. And the balance between them depends on the function of the woman’s ovaries, the lifestyle and the age.
In the vaginal wall there is high content of glycogen and all those things can affect it. Glycogen is converted into high concentration of lactic acid and that helps in preventing the bad bacteria. What can be the reason for many diseases is alkaline environment in the vagina.
There are antibiotics that doctors prescribe to women that deal with this problem, but they are expensive and they can come with many side effects such as spreading fungal infections. Allergic reactions and excessive dryness can be caused by drugs and other chemicals that doctors are prescribing.
And that is why in this article you will read about some natural remedies that can help you in that case – that will normalize the microflora of the vagina and that will eliminate the symptoms of vaginitis.
Note: First,visit a doctor to check what is the reason that caused it in the first place.
And the home remedies for vaginitis are:
- Lemon juice
Into 4 cups of lukewarm water you should dissolve 1 tablespoon lemon juice. You should just douche with this mixture and you are done.
In 4 cups of boiling water mix 2 tablespoons of 9% acidity vinegar. With this solution you should rinse the external parts of your genitalia and you should do this treatment until you notice improvements.
- Chamomile tea
In 4 cups of boiling water add 2 tablespoons of dried chamomile flowers and simmer for 5 to 10 minutes. You should rinse and wash with the tea and to repeat it until you notice improvements.
You can make some changes in your life if you want to prevent vaginal infections such as adding dairy products into your diet, using underwear that is made of natural fabrics and to use products that contain lactic acid for intimate hygiene. Also if you are in a relationship, it is important that your partner is also taking good care of hygiene, especially before you are about to sleep together.