Precum

Precum or pre-ejaculate is the clear and viscous fluid that is ejected from the penis on sexual arousal. As there might be some sperm present in precum, it can cause pregnancy. Its primary function is to lubricate and to neutralize the acids.

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Is there a chance of getting pregnant when precum touches the girl's innerwear?

Query: Hi doctor, My girlfriend and I indulged in sexual activity. She had her underwear on, and I had a condom on. While having sex, the condom slipped away, and now I am concerned if my precum (it was not much) could get her pregnant. It was not dripping, but she was wet. Is there any reason to worry or...  Read Full »


Dr. Reetika Joshi

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. For getting pregnant, the sperms have to be ejaculated inside the vagina of the female. These sperms then need to fertilize an egg which may or may not be available depending on the ovulation pattern of the female. After successful fertilization, the egg is requi...  Read Full »

Does unprotected sex without ejaculation lead to pregnancy?

Query: Hi doctor,My girlfriend and I had unprotected sex. I did not ejaculate (but precum was there, I guess). Her last period started on the fifteenth of last month and ended on the twenty-second of last month. We had intercourse on the first of this month. Will she get pregnant!? Kindly give your opinion...  Read Full »


Dr. Reetika Joshi

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. For getting pregnant, the sperms have to be ejaculated inside the reproductive organ of the female. These sperms then need to fertilize an egg which may or may not be available depending upon the ovulation pattern of the female. When the egg is fertilized, then i...  Read Full »

What is the chance of getting pregnant by precum?

Query: Hi doctor, I touched a women's vagina with my precum. Will she get pregnant? Kindly give your opinion.  Read Full »


Dr. Poonguzhali Liston

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Precum does contain a minimal quantity of sperm. So when the vagina comes in contact with the precum, there is a chance of pregnancy. However, the chances of pregnancy are very low (less than 1 %). I hope this was helpful.  Read Full »

What are the chances of pregnancy through anal sex?

Query: Hi doctor, I had unprotected sex with my girlfriend. She took I-pill on the next day. She had her last period 20 days back and she told me that her expected period was a week later. She also had cramps in her abdomen and back. After that, she got her periods and it lasted for four days. In the midd...  Read Full »


Dr. Deepali Raina

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I-pill is high-dose progesterone. It can cause irregular cycles for a month or two. Anal sex will not lead to pregnancy. Precum has some or no sperms and there is only a theoretical chance of having a pregnancy with pre-cum. For your satisfaction, take a simple home...  Read Full »

Can ovarian cysts lead to problems with the menstrual cycle?

Query: Hi doctor, My girlfriend and I had unprotected sex, and I did not ejaculate (but I had my precum). We had sex five days after her periods ended. Can she get pregnant, and should I worry?  Read Full »


Dr. Reetika Joshi

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. For getting pregnant, the sperms have to be ejaculated inside the vagina. These sperms then need to fertilize an egg (available if the female is ovulating). This fertilized egg is then required to be successfully implanted in the uterus of the female. When all this h...  Read Full »

What are the reasons, other than pregnancy, for missed periods?

Query: Hi doctor, Myself and my girlfriend had sex. During that time, my penis tip entered her vaginal opening thrice. I did not ejaculate inside before or after doing sex. Now, she has missed her periods for few days. What is the reason?   Read Full »


Dr. Jimesh H Mavani

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. If there is no ejaculation, then there are no chances for her to become pregnant. But many times men are not sure about their precum. So it is good to do a home pregnancy test to rule out pregnancy and it helps to relieve stress. If it is negative, then it cannot be due...  Read Full »

What are the hormonal effects of I-pill?

Query: Hi doctor,I took I-pill on the sixth day of my cycle. I am not sure whether the precum went inside or not. My hymen was intact. I noticed some spotting after six days. I noticed a slippery clear discharge after few days and it was profuse. Now, the discharge has got decreased but it is stretchy. Am ...  Read Full »


Dr. Reetika Joshi

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I understand your concern. Regarding pregnancy, sperms have to be ejaculated inside the vagina of the female to get pregnant. The sperms have to fertilize the egg and it has to get implanted in the uterus of the female. When these processes happen successfully, then...  Read Full »

Can you get pregnant even if there was no ejaculation during unprotected sex?

Query: Hi doctor, I am 22 years old and I had unprotected sex with my boyfriend before a week. I do not have symptoms till now. I assume that there was no ejaculation of semen inside. Is there a possibility for me to become pregnant? I was diagnosed with PCOS before eight months and I was taking Krimson...  Read Full »


Dr. Reetika Joshi

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I understand your concern. For getting pregnant, sperm has to be ejaculated inside the vagina of the female and these sperms have to fertilize the eggs. Then it has to get implanted in the uterus. After these processes, a female becomes conceived. But a large number...  Read Full »

Can fingering cause pregnancy?

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 25-year-old female and for the first time, my partner did fingering in my vagina. And it was on the next day when my periods ended. He is pretty sure that his fingers did not have any semen. Also, he rubbed his penis over my body with both our lower body parts covered with clot...  Read Full »


Dr. Purushottam Sah

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. It was next day at the end of your period. So, the chance of pregnancy is nil on this day. Even if you had sex that day, you would not have got period. So, there is no need to take an i-pill. For more information consult an obstetrician and gynaecologist online --...  Read Full »

What is the chance of pregnancy with precum?

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 21-year-old female. I had sex two days back. We used a condom before penetration. However, I am worried about getting pregnant because I read online that getting pregnant by precum is also there. Should I take an I-pill to be safe or not?  Read Full »


Dr. Reetika Joshi

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. For getting pregnant, the sperms have to be ejaculated inside the vagina of the female. The sperm has to travel to the egg, fertilize it, and then fertilize the egg to get implanted in the uterus. I am not clear about your precum detail as you have not mentioned whet...  Read Full »

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