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Is sex dangerous to pregnant woman?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Sexual intercourse: While pregnant is usually fine unless your obstetrician tells you that there is a specific medical contraindication.

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A 39-year-old member asked:

Could you tell me what happens when a pregnant woman has sex?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Sexual activity.: It is normally safe. Your obstetrician will advise if there are conditions in which sexual intercourse is not recommended.
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Is having sex a bad thing to pregnant woman?

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Dr. Jennifer Frank
Family Medicine 22 years experience
No: Sex is safe during pregnancy as long as you do not have ruptured membranes (bag of water is open), preterm labor, or a uterine infection.
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A 32-year-old male asked:

Does continued sex have any adverse effect on pregnant woman? What can the effect be?

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Dr. Creighton Wright
General Surgery 56 years experience
Not usually: Careful and gently, and work together. Later in pregnancy can be a bit more work and less satisfying to some. The vagina is still functional!

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