Vaginal dryness (atrophic vaginitis) is a common problem for women during and after menopause, although inadequate vaginal lubrication can occur at any age. It is a hallmark sign of vaginal atrophy, thinning and inflammation of the vaginal walls due to a decline in estrogen.

Symptom severities
Severe
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Moderate
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Mild
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None
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