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How long did you wait to have sex after having your baby? My daughter was born 10 days ago and I am realllllllly wanting to have sex again. I had a vaginal delivery but didnt have to push so I dont hurt at all. What do you suggest?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 1:07 PM on Nov. 9, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • I waited 6 weeks..like the dr recommends. I would definitely not do it after ten day.. you could really get messed up down there.!
    SuperrMommyy

    Answer by SuperrMommyy at 1:07 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • I waited the whole 6 weeks.
    endurablemist

    Answer by endurablemist at 1:09 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • If you are in good health..i dont see why not. But i think you should use protection.
    THATBUTTERFLY1

    Answer by THATBUTTERFLY1 at 1:10 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • i would "play around" first :) and see how other activities feel. if that feels good around 2 weeks id say give it a try... if it hurts AT ALL tho STOP. Drs recomend 6 weeks. I did 6 weeks and 4 weeks but I tore badly the first time.
    jat82

    Answer by jat82 at 1:13 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • 5 weeks
    crazy4u49033

    Answer by crazy4u49033 at 1:13 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • doctors recommend 6 weeks, i waited 3 weeks. i had some stitches from the episiotomy, and i thought they were all healed, and at 3 weeks we had sex and I could still feel one there. but BE CAREFUL cuz you're gonna be VERY fertile.
    SweetPieMama24

    Answer by SweetPieMama24 at 1:14 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • def use protection but I did after like 2 weeks with my 2 yr odl and then 3 weeks this time he's 9 weeks now lol and my 5 year old I waited like a freakin year lol so just use pretoection and if it hurts stop and try again another time or just slow down ;) lol
    msh88

    Answer by msh88 at 1:14 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • I waited the recommend 6 weeks. I always go the go head before I did. I had vagina too. But I want to be on the safe side.
    Raeann11

    Answer by Raeann11 at 1:14 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • the first 6 weeks are the easiest time to get pregnant if you don't want another baby make sure you use protection. Anyway if no stitches or anything like that I don't see why you can't, but I am not a doctor either. GH and I had it again after 4 or 5 weeks with my first baby and I tore and had stitches with her. With my second baby I don't remember, but I know it was before 4 weeks.
    mommy5409

    Answer by mommy5409 at 1:15 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • I waited 3 weeks but I didn't tear at all. I would think as long as you feel fine you could try but stop if it hurts.
    MelSwim7

    Answer by MelSwim7 at 2:01 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

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