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Hi doctor, i’m a mother of a 6 months old and have had episiotomy stitches after birth. I’m afraid my stitches inside vagina has opened but am way more scared to see a doctor not knowing of what solution they will provide. Is there any ointment that I can use on the wound without having any side effects? Please help!

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You need to mention what symptoms are you having because of which you think that your stitches are open. It's more or less not possible. Especially after 6 months. So relax. Whatever symptoms you r having can be because of some other reason. So I need details of your problem.
It's rare that stitches will open after 6 months. If you are worried, then get physical examination by a o&g specialist. Do not worry. You will be fine.
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