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Why is it that sometimes even when aroused I am not as wet as usual?

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Why is it that sometimes even when aroused I am not as wet as usual? Is there something you can do other than drink more water to help with this?

There can be many reasons for this from a psychologic and physiologic perspective, but commonly what I see is that there is a hormonal reason such as low estrogen for example. When you look at a general cycle and how hormones change throughout, unless you are on an exogenous hormone say in contraceptive, there are many natural ups and downs. You can learn a lot about your body by simply tracking your cycle for a few months, where you are within it when you are aroused, your natural lubrication, and any other symptoms you are having such as your interest or libido. If this continues and you are interested in diving into why this is happening for you specifically, reach out to your women’s health provider. They are there for you!

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