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A 26-year-old female asked:

22 weeks pregnant. how to overcome urge for sex during pregnancy? it is irritating very badly.

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 29 years experience
Sexuality: There is absolutely no need to overcome one's libido. Even when pregnant.
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
If sexual : Intercourse is causing significant irritation of tissues during pregnancy - would discuss this with your provider to help determine the underlying cause.
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