CO2RE Intima Treatment Care Instructions

Pre Treatment Care Instructions for CO2RE Intima

  • Up-to-date normal PAP smear must have been done in the past 1 to 2 years.
  • You cannot be actively menstruating at the time of treatment.
  • Start your Valtrex medication the day before your treatment.
  • If pain medication is prescribed, bring it with you to take after the consent form is signed.
  • If you’re having the external treatment, hair should be shaved in the treatment area (do not remove by waxing or depilatory).
  • No aspirin, Advil, Aleve, or similar medications for 7 days before treatment (Tylenol is OK).
  • If you are on a prescribed anticoagulant, discuss with your doctor in advance.
  • Bring a list of all your medications with you.
  • Arrive with clean skin. No lotion, powder, oils or other products on the area to be treated.
  • No tanning or self tanners for 2 weeks before treatment.

Post Treatment Care Instructions for CO2RE Intima (Internal)

  • You may have light spotting, mild burning, itching, or mild cramping for a few days.
  • You may take Tylenol as usual for discomfort.
  • Do not have intercourse for 1 week.
  • Do not insert tampons or anything else into the vagina for 1 week.
  • Do not use douche, cleanser, suppositories, or any other products in the vagina for 1 week.
  • No Jacuzzis, tub baths, or swimming for 1 week.

Post Treatment Care Instructions for CO2RE Intima (External)

  • Expect redness, swelling, a burning sensation, and itching.
  • Wash your skin with a gentle cleanser twice a day and pat dry (do not scrub).
  • Apply Aquaphor as needed for comfort.
  • Apply Benadryl cream as needed for itching.
  • Apply Polysporin antibiotic ointment as needed for any sores or irritated areas.
  • You may apply an ice pack as needed for discomfort.
  • You may take Tylenol as usual for discomfort.
  • Keep yourself well hydrated.
  • No tanning or self tanning cream.  
  • No heavy exercise for 1 week.


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