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Will I get pregnant if I shower or bathe right after sex?

10 doctors weighed in
Dr. Megan Bird
Obstetrics & Gynecology
6 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Even if you shower, bathe or douche right after intercourse, you can still get pregnant.
Many a woman has found that out the hard way. There are a lot of options for birth control and we can almost always find one that works for you.

In brief: Yes

Even if you shower, bathe or douche right after intercourse, you can still get pregnant.
Many a woman has found that out the hard way. There are a lot of options for birth control and we can almost always find one that works for you.
Dr. Megan Bird
Dr. Megan Bird
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Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Pregnancy

Taking a shower or bath right after sex will not keep you from becoming pregnant.

In brief: Pregnancy

Taking a shower or bath right after sex will not keep you from becoming pregnant.
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dr. Michael Fisher
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Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

No the sex act causes you to get pregnant.

In brief: No

No the sex act causes you to get pregnant.
Dr. Robert Jackson
Dr. Robert Jackson
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