Sex in the Second Trimester

22

sex in second trimesterBetween the nausea, excess pimples, and my hormones in a spin, sex in the first trimester of my pregnancy hasn't been happening much. Though I have been having some crazy sex dreams. (But that's a whole other story.)

The good news is I've been hearing that it's the second trimester where you start feeling really frisky again. One more week to go for me!

When you are pregnant, there is more blood flowing all around -- and that means around your genitals, too, increasing sensations down there. And after 13 weeks of pregnancy, there's lots of blood flowing, plus all those first trimester issues should be going away.

I was reading in one of my pregnancy books that some women may experience some cramping after orgasm, but that should subside within a few minutes. Of course, if anything concerns you about sex when you are pregnant, it's always best to discuss with your doctor.

Have you felt an increase in your sex drive once you entered your second trimester?

2nd trimester, sex & relationships, the pregnant life

22 Comments

To add a comment, please log in with

Use Your CafeMom Profile

Join CafeMom or Log in to your CafeMom account. CafeMom members can keep track of their comments.

Join CafeMom or Log in to your CafeMom account. CafeMom members can keep track of their comments.

Comment As a Guest

Guest comments are moderated and will not appear immediately.

princ... princezztt

I believe your sex life while pregnant is related to before you were, i'll be 24 weeks tommorow and the sex has been great, but like I said we were always active and being pregnant made it much better! I have more frequent orgasms back to back, it depends on the person I think because if you are worried about how you look and feel you will not enjoy having sex. So be comfortable! And it's natural and you'll know when you're ready!

Mom2a... Mom2aMiracleBoy

I never felt a decrease from day 1! (And orgasms are SO MUCH BETTER!)

Milkm... Milkmakingmama

The first five months I felt so sick to my stomach i didn't want to do anything.  I hit that 5th month though and holy cow, my husband is scared of me.  I think he is afraid to be in a room alone with me!  It was the same way with my first one as well.  For some odd reason he really gets turned on when my belly gets really round.  I am currently 33 weeks and now is HIS time to jump on me every five minutes!  LOL

TabbiAnn TabbiAnn

We had sex up until I had DS, in fact having sex is what caused me too go into labor. And the whole time I was pregnant I was like a sex addict and as well as after hehe...

Mrs.P... Mrs.Perez819

im 13 weeks now and our sex life as been the same. we may even be having more sex than before lol.

craft... craftyamy

 WHEN I was pregnant with my son I felt very frisky. I wanted it a couple of times a day.

my1st... my1stbabygabby

I'm almost 25 weeks an haing sex hurts an my husband scared i would pop sooner

momof... momof2happyboys

im 3 months preggo and i must say that i feel the need to do the dirty dirty more then ever!!! my poor boyfriend, i dont think he can keep up! LOL just kidding.. but im def not turned off to the thought of doing the deed!

SRRSJAS SRRSJAS

I have been very fortunate my entire pregnancy and have not been sick once...my sex drive has doubled since I became pregnant...my poor husband doesn't know what to do sometimes...LOL...I don't feel bad though, there will be 6 weeks without it..LOL


 

NewMo... NewMomma.S

I've had the best sex of my life while pregnant - of course I was lucky enough to have no morning sickness either. But I hit week 15 and drive went through the floor. My breasts have a clear fluid coming out of them, my belly is getting bigger, and it hurts to have sex. I'm so bummed cos my fiance can tell I don't enjoy sex. I hope this all changes soon cos we'll both go crazy before too long!

11-20 of 22 comments First 123 Last
F