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Is it safe to have sex while on bedrest?

Im 36 weeks and 2 cm dialted so to be safe my obgyn put me on light bedrest, but I forgot to ask if its still safe to have sex.....

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fujin06

Asked by fujin06 at 1:16 PM on Mar. 18, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • If you're on bedrest to avoid labor then I would say sex is probably a no-no as well.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:16 PM on Mar. 18, 2011

  • usually no but i would call the doc
    michellesgirls2

    Answer by michellesgirls2 at 1:17 PM on Mar. 18, 2011

  • no, it's not safe. sex can cause you to go into labor and right now you're supposed to be avoiding that.
    tnm786

    Answer by tnm786 at 1:17 PM on Mar. 18, 2011

  • No.
    Snewo

    Answer by Snewo at 1:18 PM on Mar. 18, 2011

  • Damn I figured as much, guess i'll call the doc just to be sure
    fujin06

    Comment by fujin06 (original poster) at 1:25 PM on Mar. 18, 2011

  • sorry but no sex
    diana398

    Answer by diana398 at 1:27 PM on Mar. 18, 2011

  • :( sorry. i was even instructed that i should not have an orgasm.
    ImaginationMama

    Answer by ImaginationMama at 1:29 PM on Mar. 18, 2011

  • As long as you do it in bed, and he does all the work while you rest. Haha.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:34 PM on Mar. 18, 2011

  • I would be sure to clear it with the doctor first!
    khedy

    Answer by khedy at 2:16 PM on Mar. 18, 2011

  • i would ask your ob just to be on the safe side
    mommie_of02

    Answer by mommie_of02 at 8:00 PM on Mar. 18, 2011

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