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how much do you bleed after having sex for the first time

A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Kohlitz
10 years experience Internal Medicine
Hymen: The hymen is a membrane that surrounds or partially covers the external vaginal opening - it is normal to have a small amount of post coital bleeding ... Read More

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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Plan B: Plan b can cause spotting or menstrual flow changes/ irregularlities. *** please consult with your gynecologist for concerns.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience Family Medicine
Sex: It probably was a hymnal tear and should slowly disappear
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Gromko
47 years experience Family Medicine
Probably OK: It isn't uncommon to have bleeding the first time you have intercourse - and I am assuming that you wanted to have sex, of course. (if you have been h ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Not necessarily: Bleeding will occur if the hyman is torn or ruptured for the first time. However, the hymen does not always tear, or the hymen may have ruptured earli ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Usually : Worth being checked by a gyn dr., if bleeding is significan.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Norman Solberg
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes.: It's common to have some bleeding the first time having intercourse. It's due to some bleeding from the hymen.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Details matter...: Question is vague. When a couple are having sex, the penis should be swollen, and of course hard enough to easily go in and out of the vagina. The cli ... Read More
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Dr. Janice Alexander
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not unusual: What you are describing is not unusual . This usually resolves in a day or two. If it still bothers you after a few days, see a Provider for help.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Sometimes: Some women experience a small amount of bleeding the first time they have sex. It should not be "alot" as you mentioned. If you believe you are bleedi ... Read More

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