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When can we have oral sex again after childbirth?

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Dr. Tod Aeby
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: After about 6 weeks

As a general rule, sexual activity of any kind should wait until the vagina and perineum have completely healed and your bleeding has stopped.
This will usually take about 4 to 6 weeks, depending on whether you had any tears or an episiotomy. After that, take it slow. As long as the sexual activity does not cause pain, you are unlikely to be damaging anything or threatening your health.

In brief: After about 6 weeks

As a general rule, sexual activity of any kind should wait until the vagina and perineum have completely healed and your bleeding has stopped.
This will usually take about 4 to 6 weeks, depending on whether you had any tears or an episiotomy. After that, take it slow. As long as the sexual activity does not cause pain, you are unlikely to be damaging anything or threatening your health.
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