Sunday, August 19, 2018

FDA: Avoid ‘energy-based’ vaginal treatment
For vaginal treatment, including cosmetic or for menopause or incontinence, the FDA recommends staying away from "energy devices" that include radiofrequency and laser. Treatment using energy-based therapies for the vagina may lead to serious adverse events, including vaginal burns, scarring, pain during sexual intercourse and recurring/chronic pain, the agency states.