I rolled over on my side, hands on my abdomen and winced. The pain — a painful cramping sensation that made me distressingly aware of my abdomen and my pelvis — was an entirely new one. I curled up in the fetal position and waited for it to dissipate, which it did after a while.
Women sometimes find that their orgasms have suddenly become painful, even though they enjoy having sex. Research suggests that this kind of pain is commoner than was previously thought. Characteristically, what happens is that the woman climaxes, and she almost immediately feels a severe cramp-like pain in the lower part of her abdomen.
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In many cases, stomach pain after sex results from gas or deep penetration. Although neither of these conditions are life-threatening, the pain they cause can certainly put a damper on things. Dyspareunia — pain during or after penetrative sex — is common.
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You just finished a nice romp in the hay and are feeling great. But then you notice a tightening sensation down below. What gives?
Some of them might actually be worth making the effort for. The only situations where a woman is advised to avoid orgasm during pregnancy is when she is at risk of a premature birth or placental bleeding. The increased blood flow to the uterus and other sex organs can make orgasms much more intense.