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How long did you wait to have sex after your c section?

Im 10 days out and just wondering if im feeling good enough if its safe?


Asked by randibosin at 12:20 AM on Feb. 8, 2011 in General Parenting

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  • if u feel up to it u can try. go slow and be patient tho. ur abdomen is still gonna hurt... i waited about three weeks for half-assed sex and two months for fullblown awesome sex. good luck

    Answer by shilohsmama425 at 12:40 AM on Feb. 8, 2011

  • I tried after 2 weeks but it hurt, technically it was more like 8 weeks

    Answer by SWEETPEAS3MOM at 12:22 AM on Feb. 8, 2011

  • with my first c section we waited 6weeks cuz the dr said to lol and we were young didnt know better.
    second c section we waited about 4 weeks but i bled for 4weeks and it took longer to recover. if your not bleeding and you feel ready then try but go slow and becarefull your still healing your dr would probably prefer you waited atleast 3weeks.

    Answer by Jaxsmommy09 at 12:45 AM on Feb. 8, 2011

  • At four weeks

    Answer by twinmama2five at 12:49 AM on Feb. 8, 2011

  • I can't even remember now! LOL, probably about 3-4 weeks.

    Answer by kmath at 1:03 AM on Feb. 8, 2011

  • About 4 weeks. Honestly before that I was too tired to even think about it, but I had 4 other ones I was taking care of in addition to the baby.

    Answer by missanc at 9:58 AM on Feb. 8, 2011