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A 25-year-old male asked:

We r planning to have a baby. is it good to get a little drunk before having intetcourse? does it affect my sperm. way wud b ideal amt 2 drink

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology 52 years experience
Why risk it: Sexual intercourse is such a thrilling and intimate activity, why would you want to dull that pleasure with alcohol. If your goal is to make your partner pregnancy, the enhanced stimulation without the use of alcohol can only be helpful. That said, alcohol probably will not interfere with the chance of pregnancy, but why b other?

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Last updated Sep 29, 2016

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