When it comes to actual intercourse, doctors and pregnant women often tout woman-on-top, side-by-side, and doggie-style on all fours or leaning over the bed positions. Plus, breastfeeding reduces estrogen, which can dry your vagina and make sex uncomfortable though topical estrogen cream can help. And then there are the dreams. Keep Reading Next Article. An hour or two of mild cramps isn't unusual because both orgasm and the prostaglandins in semen can cause uterine contractions. Call your doctor right away if you experience cramps combined with any of these other symptoms:.
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Cramps and Contractions After Sex During Pregnancy