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I'm wondering if it's safe to use colloidal silver vaginally

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Hi, I'm wondering if it's safe to use colloidal silver vaginally during pregnancy?
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Customer: For a vaginal yeast infection.
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Customer: Im 11 weeks
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  Dr. RK replied 4 months ago.

Dear customer,

You should not take colloidal silver vaginally during pregnancy as it is likely unsafe as increased silver levels in pregnant women have been linked to abnormal development of the ear, face, and neck in their babies.

It can also lead to silver accumulation in the body, which can lead to an irreversible bluish skin discoloration known as argyria. Silver can also be deposited in vital organs, where it does serious damage.

Let me know if you need any more info.

Thank you