A member asked:

Can a couple have a health sexual relationship if female partner has interstitial cystitis?

6 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. Patricio Gargollo answered

Specializes in Pediatric Urology

Absolutely! there are no limitations on sex although sometimes patients with ic do have pain during intercourse but this is rare.

Answered Mar 11, 2016


Dr. Mitchell Schuster answered

Specializes in Urogynecology

Vaginal intercourse might be painful while the female partner is struggling with a flare up of the syndrome but with careful planning, position changes that diminish direct penetration to the bladder base, and understanding by the partner, intimacy can be a very pleasurable event for all involved.

Answered Jul 9, 2019



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