A vaginal pessary is a device which is inserted into the vaginal to hold a prolapsed womb and/or vaginal walls in place. Pessaries can be made of silicon or vinyl.
A pessary is placed by a doctor or a specialist nurse in the clinic.
A pessary while useful does not help you lead a symptom-free life. First, it might lead to issues such as unpleasant smelling vaginal discharge or difficulty in passing urine. Not to mention, you will have to refit every few months (ideally six months at a time) and are psychologically dependent on the device to help you feel whole