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Is vegetable oil safe to use as a lubricant during sex?

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Is vegetable oil safe to use as a lubricant during sex?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr.M.D.Mazumdar replied 2 years ago.
Hello,

Yes, vegetable oil is safe to use as a lubricant during sex. But if you are planning on getting pregnant, it will be better not to use it.

You can also use baby oil or petroleum jelly (vaseline).

I hope this helps.

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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
So, I already accepted your answer and made payment. But, I started thinking and have one more question relating to this. Can I still reply without another fee?
Expert:  Dr.M.D.Mazumdar replied 2 years ago.
If the question is relating to the same question, you can ask one more question without a fee. But if it s about a different topic, you will need to post it as a different question,
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Ok, thanks. My question is relating to the same topic. Is it safe to use on a regular basis? Use as a replacement for otc products like ky jelly? What are some of the possible side effects, if any? Any postive aspects to using vegetable oil?
Expert:  Dr.M.D.Mazumdar replied 2 years ago.
es, it is safe to use on a regular basis instead of products like KY jelly. If you are not allergic to the oil then there are no side effects. And the only positive effect is that it can decrease the risks of getting pregnant to some extent although it cannot be relied on as a contraceptive - you will need to use some other method of birth control together with it.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Thank you for all you help. I do accept your answers and appreciate them. Hpwever, the website is asking me to pay again and I was told I wouldn't have to as long as it was relating to the same question...so I'm not going to hit accept until I communicate with customer service. Thank you again.
Expert:  Dr.M.D.Mazumdar replied 2 years ago.
You are welcome.

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