A 22-year-old female asked:
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My boyfriend & I are sexually active & we always use protection& last time we tried to have sex it was very uncomfortable & painful. Why is that?

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Dr. Henry Jacobs
65 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Dryness: if you are not adequately lubricated, the condom can cahfe you and cause pain if the condom is ribbed, it can chafe and cause pain if the condom itself is not lubricated, it can chafe if you are tense,you can tighten up and become chafed if you force things
Answered on Sep 4, 2014

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