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Is it weird that I only get them after I orgasm? (Tmi?) And then I really don't think it happens. I'm 31 weeks.
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Nope, its probably not bh, just some cramping. But that's totally normal!
2080231 tn?1444933585
It likely is BH and it's normal to get them after orgasming because it causes contractions.
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I just hear it happens to other moms randomly, and was wondering if it's normal for me to only feel them after orgasm.
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If it's after orgasm, its cramps and there's nothing to worry about its totally normal. And some people never feel braxton Hicks, I never did, and that's normal too
2080231 tn?1444933585
You might not be having general braxton hicks yet, but it could happen soon. It varies from person to person. Having orgasms definitely brings on uterine contraction, I wouldn't worry about it.
2080231 tn?1444933585
"Sex, particularly orgasm" (see link)
That's how it was with me for my first. I didn't feel BH until a couple weeks before having him.

http://www.allaboutwomenmd.com/knowledge-center/braxton-hicks-contractions.html
Avatar universal
Its normal i asked my doctor last week if it was normal for my stomach to get really hard after sex and she said yes that it was braxton hicks and not to worry. They dont hurt my stomache just gets super hard
13877085 tn?1435907716
Orgasms bring on Braxton hicks. Totally normal :)
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Thanks ladies, I wasn't  worried at all, it was more like I was just wondering why I hadn't felt them at any other time then after sex.
Avatar universal
This happens to me every time I have sex. After sex I get really bad BH.I asked my doctor and she said its completely normal. Orgasm can cause BH or contractions especially later on in pregnancy. A mans semen can also cause your cervix to soften.
11133727 tn?1417112793
yea i got BH after having sex badly. i noticed i had them more if i let my man c u m inside of me because s e m e n can thin the cervical mucus wall making contractions start. so i just stop letting ny man c u m inside of me didnt want an early labor...
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