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. It affects 10 to 20 percent of women in the United States. In a study, up to 5 percent of men also experienced dyspareunia.
Why Do I Have Lower Abdominal Pain During Sex?
Stomach Pain After Sex: Why Women Experience Abdominal Pain After Sex or Intercourse
You just finished a nice romp in the hay and are feeling great. But then you notice a tightening sensation down below. What gives? Cramping after sex can happen occasionally. But is it normal?
Is It Normal To Cramp After Sex?
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Deep penetration is the most likely cause of painful intercourse in females, but it can also be caused by a gynecological condition. Though this article will focus primarily on painful intercourse in females, we know that males can experience abdominal pain during sex, too. Regardless of the cause, painful sex can be treated.