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Contractions during sex? Possible TMI

This is my first pregnancy... and twice now my S.O. were making love and I was about to orgasm...and felt like I was having a contraction. Is this normal? Did anyone else expierence it? I'm about 26 weeks along

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 6:47 PM on Sep. 2, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • Yep, they come and go.
    Jademom07

    Answer by Jademom07 at 6:47 PM on Sep. 2, 2009

  • you always have contractions when having an orgasm. you just can't feel it like you can when your uterus is 10x normal size. lol
    rhianna1708

    Answer by rhianna1708 at 8:58 PM on Sep. 2, 2009

  • Perfectly normal and okay! :-)

    Later on you might hear people suggest that you have orgasms to try to go into labor, too. It's because sex (especially with orgasm) causes the release the hormone Oxytocin (which is involved in starting contractions).
    IF you were at risk for preterm labor you'd likely be told "no sex" for this reason.


    *There is no such thing as TMI on cafemom, lol!
    doulala

    Answer by doulala at 10:49 PM on Sep. 2, 2009

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