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Is It True That Orgasms Can Spur Labor
Conventionally, orgasm is the culmination of sexual arousal (and may be repeated) and typically produces great pleasure through direct genital stimulation of the male penis and female clitoris. However, orgasm may also be achieved via the brain or as a reflex arc. The physical characteristics are an explosive peak & repeated neuromuscular action causing release of male ...Read more
Yes: There have been reports of this.Get a more detailed answer ›
Will having an orgasam induce my labor or break my water? I'm 22wks pregnant and would like to know if having an orgasm will break my water. And if so can I use this as a way to jump start labor when i'm full term?
That : That seems to be an area of controversy. Theoretically, if a woman who is full term has sexual intercourse and the man ejaculates (the man's ejaculate contains prostaglandins & prostaglandins can stimulate the cervix) this might lead to contractions. However, i don't know of proof that this actually induces labor. Acupuncture has been used for thousands of years in china and there are acupuncture techniques for inducing labor. ...Read more
No: Pregnant woman may continue to enjoy intercourse unless specifically instructed to avoid by your doctor. ...Read more
A study says yes: Conclusion: these findings demonstrate that components of the innate immune system are activated by sexual arousal and orgasm. Neuroimmunomodulation. 2004;11(5):293-8. "effects of sexual arousal on lymphocyte subset circulation and cytokine production in man." haake p, et al. ...Read more
Is it true that simultanious orgasm of partners increases a chance of conception and a woman on top is not useful position for conception?
No and No: Simultaneous orgasm has nothing to do with the chances of conception though it can be emotionally satisfying for those with the skill to do this! there is no evidence that position makes any difference at all though it is recommended that women lie down (perhaps with hips on a small pillow) for 10-15 minutes after intercourse. See http://www.Webmd.Com/baby/features/7-tips-getting-pregnant-faster. ...Read more
Is it true tht women doesn't orgasm regularly .I m not able to attain orgasm from few days but bfr that there was no prblm.Wht could be the reason?
No: This isn't correct.Get a more detailed answer ›
Read from other users that if u take Lexapro bfr bed you won't have lack of orgasm versus taking in the am. Is this true or wats the best way?
Switching timing is: Worth a try. Other options include augmentation with wellbutrin, viagra (usually requires 100mg dose for women), yohimbine, bethanechol, amantadine, cyproheptadine, nefazodone, psychostimulants, buspirone, lowering the dose, switching to a different drug. Feel free to read the exhaustive commentary on this at www.Medscape.Com/viewarticle/430614_5? also make sure doc rules out non-drug causes. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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