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14869466 tn?1447439017

Embarrassing Question: Will rough sex cause any harm to my baby?

As of yesterday I'm 23 weeks. I have not been sexually active throughout my pregnancy until last night. The father of my baby and I had sex and he performed as if I wasn't pregnant (rough/hard).

It wasn't too painful but I was cramping a little and my baby was balled up in my belly afterwards. I was so afraid and worried that we probably hurt her or something like that and I just want to know if having rough sex not good while pregnant? Please help and don't laugh lol.
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4268628 tn?1375041176
You should expect to possibly have some bleeding afterwards further on. Rough is ok within reason.
14869466 tn?1447439017
I haven't had any bleeding at all...
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It won't  hurt the baby,but maybe you. You are very sensitive down there right now . Tell him to take it easy. The cramping is probably coming from him being rough. Sex is okay during pregnancy, but if he continues to be rough or it's uncomfortable I will avoid it .
Avatar universal
I am 23 weeks and not sexually active but i was wondering the same thing!
14869466 tn?1447439017
Thank you... I'll talk to him and let him know that he should take it easy on me. I was just really nervous afterwards because my baby was balled up into a knot and I was a lil cramped.
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