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I was having sex with my boyfriend and felt extreme pain at

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I was having sex with my boyfriend and felt extreme pain at the end. This was about 15 minutes ago and I have had extreme cramping since. I have an IUD that was inserted almost a yet ago. I've never had this happen before.
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  MD doc replied 10 months ago.


Cramping after sex is a well known problem.

However, it can be tough to confirm without a physical evaluation.

There could be many reasons for the same, including normal cramping without any specific cause, adhesions related to a displaced IUD, inflammation or infection of the reproductive tract, or even rarely an early pregnancy that has been missed.

I would recommend if the symptoms persist, or recur, you get yourself examined by a gynecologist,

Warm regards

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Thank you, ***** ***** traveling and cannot be checked until Monday. Is it dangerous to let it go that long?
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
I have never had cramping after sex and this was extremely painful so I'm a bit alarmed. It has gotten a bit better but is still very painful.
Expert:  MD doc replied 10 months ago.

If the cramp settles down, then this can probably wait till Monday,

I understand your anxiety, you need to wait a little longer and then take a call,

Take a tylenol in the meanwhile,

Do remember to accept if the reply was helpful,
warm regards