When is sexual intercourse restricted? • Threatened miscarriage - it is sensible to avoid sex for about 1 week after the bleeding ceases. • Low-lying placenta with bleeding. • Threatened preterm labour. • Rupture of membranes.
When is sexual intercourse encouraged? At term, frequent sex with deeper penetration with ejaculation, can stimulate the onset of labour due to the release of local prostaglandins.
M-F: 9am - 5pm
Campsie: 02 9789 5038
IF YOU ARE IN NEED OF URGENT MEDICAL ASSISTANCE PLEASE CONTACT THE HOSPITAL OR 000