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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
Am 14 weeks pregnant. Is it safe to masturbate and have orgasm at this stage? Had missed miscarriage at 9.5 weeks before. Can orgasm cause miscarriage?
Can clitoral orgasm cause miscarriage? I used a clit vibrator and I felt a moderate uterine cramp with the orgasm. Did I put my pregnancy at risk?
No: Orgasms don't cause a miscarriage so you needn't worry. Orgasms can cause uterine contractions (cramping) and that's normal whether pregnant or not, though typically these are benign and don't cause preterm delivery. Having said that, if you have a condition like placenta previa then you're doctor would advise you not to have orgasms of any kind. ...Read more
I am8 weeks pregnant. Had an orgasm in my dream, now feels like menstrual cramps. Can contractions from an orgasm cause miscarriage? So worried!!!
No worries: In normal women with normal pregnancies, orgasms do not cause miscarriages, and miscarriages do not cause orgasms, although the two can happen coincidentally (at the same time). ...Read more
No reason: You should be able to have an orgasm after miscarriage the same as you did before. If your orgasms have changed then it may be a sign of depression over the loss. Having intercourse may remind you subconsciously of the miscarriage. If this continues you may want to seek the help of a professional therapist. ...Read more
Abnormal bleeding: Abnormal bleeding can occur in the first 2-3 weeks after miscarriage. After that, other problems should be considered, such as incomplete miscarriage. ...Read more
I'm 6-7 weeks pg, and my dr said no sex, but right now my hbby and I had sex can I have a miscarriage? And can an orgasm also cause miscarriage?
No means "yes"?: So your MD says no to sex for a valid reason, and you say to hubby, shoot what does the MD know, "lets go for it." Now, oops "I am worried can I miscarry? " Yes you can, but the orgasm would not necessarily precipitate a miscarriage. Time to "grow up" and listen to good medical advice in the future. There are always "close encounters of the third kind" for sex, and not intercourse (first kind). ...Read more
I had a miscarriage last year june, we had a dnc done, sine then I haven't orgasmed like I use to prior the loss. Please help, explain.
Lack of orgasm: I wonder if you went through some hormonal changes that causes your current issue. Unfortunately, I don't have any suggestions at this time, but chances are if you were to get pregnant again, it may "reset" your system. ...Read more
I had a natural miscarriage 2 weeks ago and passed the placenta a week ago. No bleeding for 3 days. Orgasm last night & this morning, bleeding again?
No: Good news, definatly not, .Get a more detailed answer ›
Could I have miscarried at 8 weeks pregnant if I orgasmed and had a bit of pink and brown blood that stopped in a day?
Doubtful: Orgasms do not usually cause a miscarriage. ...Read more