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It is more than likely due to hormonal changes. It would be useful to see your doctor to see if hormone replacement is warranted. It would also be helpful to have an examination to rule out other causes. See this site for more information on this topic.
http://www.webmd.com/sexual-conditions/guide/female-pain-during-sex ...Read more
Male/ female? deep:
Or superficial. I am assuming that u e a woman but don't know for sure. Deep
pain-have u had prior surgery (adhesions), ovarian cysts, endometriosis, hx of uterine fibroids or pelvic inflammatory disease, is your uterus tilted toward the back ? There are many possible causes. Please see your gynecologist to evaluate for cause. Often correctable causes can identified. ...Read more
Infection vs tissues: Since you are older i would assume you've had the standard pelvic pain workup. If your doc are still guessing then you need to shift gears and began a wellness program, vits, magnesium glycinate, sleep hygiene, exercise, self massage, chiropractor, yoga, heat, epsom tub soaking, and stretching. Think flesh=muscles/tissue and not organs with chronic pain. ...Read more
Position: Female pain perception during sex oft due to laxity (post-childbirth) of sacroiliac joint (SIJ) ligaments. In dorsal lithotomy (missionary) position, woman's legs perfectly positioned in flexion & lateral rotation & supporting male; placing torquing stress on injured SIJ; arousing severe ligament pain experienced low back & mid pelvis. Solution: female lies on non-involved side; male spoons her. ...Read more
Dyspareunia: Painful intercourse can occur for various reasons ranging from structural problems to psychological concerns. Many women experience it sometime. Causes: insufficient lubrication/dryness/menopause, rough sex/trauma, genital skin problems, involuntary muscle spasm (vaginismus), endometriosis, cancer treatment. But emotional issues also common: anxiety, stress, history of sexual abuse. OB/GYN eval! ...Read more
Evaluate: There are many possible causes. I will assume this is a woman asking. If there are inadequate vaginal secretions this can cause friction. Aggressive penile thrusting can cause pain. Vaginismus is another possibility. Please have this checked by your gynecologist if this is an ongoing problem. ...Read more
Many possibilities: The only good way to find out the cause is to see your doctor. You will be asked questions about the pain: is it during entry or penetration and thrusting? Is it everytime or once in a while? Does it happen only at certain times of your cycle? Many possibilities including vaginal infection, sexually transmitted dz, vulvitis, endometriosis, to name a few. Please see your doctor for an exam... ...Read more
Abnormal: Unless you have been subjected to some trauma during intercourse this should not occur. There can be many reasons for this. As an example if an ovary has dropped down somewhat and is hit by the penis it may produce sudden pain. You need to be examined by a gynecologist and have this worked out. Good luck. ...Read more
A yeast infection: is one possibility. Consider evaluation and treatment. Take care. ...Read more
Need details: There are basically two kinds of pain during sex. One is pain associated with deep thrusting, which may have an abdominal cause, like adhesions. The other is vaginal pain, usually the result of chafing from inadequate lubrication. See your Gyn for evaluation--at your age you might require hormone replacement therapy. ...Read more
See your gyn: Get checked out. There are specialists at helping people deal with this issue. ...Read more
Call your doctor: With symptoms this complex, you owe it to yourself to call your doctor to help you make sense out of them. ...Read more
Change positions: There can be several causes. Most likely it is anatomic; depending on size and where you hurt. Make sure you do enough foreplay to feel aroused, use lube (astroglide) and try different positions so it stays comfortable. If it hurts try something else. Sex should not be painful. If you have an abnormal discharge see your doc. ...Read more
I am a virgin and have been diagnosed officially with vaginismis and dyspareunia and was wondering what to do about it ?
Hi - your consult was dropped and wasn't able to connect with you. Welcome to try again and we'll try to connect and help. Otherwise - need a little more detail around what is happening to work out likely cause and how best to proceed. So if not consult with us maybe with your GP. Here is some general info on vaginismus and dyspareunia.
https://www.vaginismus.com/faq/general-questions/dyspareu ...Read more
I had pain during sex for several months now, some are worse than others. Even when I'm wet outside, i'm still hurt inside. Is it normal?
Not normal: Pain with intercourse is abnormal unless the intercourse is forced (e.g., sexual assault) or your partner's penis is larger than your vagina can comfortably accommodate. If you're sure you don't have active pelvic or vaginal infection or an internal vaginal defect. you can try a commercial vagina lubricant and experiment with different sex positions. Also, talk to your partner about this. ...Read more
Sever pain during sex at penetration. And feels like I am being ripped apart at penetration. . I have been with the same man for 18 years.
Dry vagina: The symptoms you are having could be related to harmonal deficiency causing dry vagima. Try using lubricant jelly. If you still have the problem, please get it checked by your physician. ...Read more
I am experiencing pain during sex.
like trying to have it for the first time in trying for a few times is at unbearable or at times not too bad
Pain during sex: In medical terminology this is called Dyspareunia. There are several causes to why that may be and your ob/gyn would best be able to address these concerns. They will get a more in depth history and physical exam to pin point its cause and determine the appropriate treatment. ...Read more