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Sexual Intercourse

Sexually intercourse is also known as coitus or copulation. It usually refers to the insertion of the erect penis into the vagina for the purpose of sexual pleasure and reproduction. It may also refer to oral or anal sex, not involving a vagina in that case.

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My cycle changed from 27 days to 41 days after taking I-pill. When should I expect my next period?

Query: Hello doctor, Last month I took Ipill and I got withdrawal bleeding. My cycle changed from 27 days to 41 days and I got my period. And this month my partner inserted his penis and removed it after 5 seconds. When should I expect my period? Kindly help.  Read Full »


Dr. Sanap Sneha Umrao

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I read your query and understand your concern. Your last cycle got disturbed because of the pill but most probably this cycle could be like your previous cycles which were 27 to 28 days and in such activities, it is very rare to cause pregnancy. Also, you had intercour...  Read Full »

Why am I having mouth ulcers after protected sex?

Query: Hello doctor, I had a protected sex with a sex worker two years back. Tested for almost everything, all are negative. But I am having severe mouth ulcers. Also had neuropathy kind of thing after two months of exposure. Had a DNA PCR test also which was negative. Kindly suggest.  Read Full »


Dr. Vedprakash Verma

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Do not worry much. I have seen your blood reports (attachment removed to protect patient identity), which states that you are negative for HIV, HCV, syphilis, herpes and other sexually transmitted diseases. As you are explaining, you have a recurrent mouth ulcer and ...  Read Full »

Can fever and stomach infection medicine affect I-pill actions?

Query: Hello doctor, I had sex with my fiance ten days back and my periods ended five days before that. Our condom burst and I have taken I-pill within half an hour but before one hour of doing sex, I took my fever medicine and stomach infection medicine which I was taking from two days back. So, is there ...  Read Full »


Dr. Neha Rathod

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. As you have taken an emergency pill within 72 hours of intercourse there is no chance of pregnancy. Even if you have taken medication for fever or stomach infection it will not affect your I-pill. So relax and do not worry. However, if you have a doubt then get back to ...  Read Full »

When do periods occur after taking I-pill?

Query: Hello doctor, My fiancee ate I-pill tablet because, after sexual relation, I touched and wiped off sperm and touched inside the cervix. So, we have doubt that she might get pregnant after touching inside. Please tell what will happen to her after taking the pill.  Read Full »


Dr. Radhakrishnan Nair Bhaskaran

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. If her periods are regular and expecting it in a few days, she will not get pregnant as ovulation is over. But her periods should be regular. I-pill will also protect but it should not be taken frequently.   Read Full »

I am getting a brown discharge after taking an i-pill. Why?

Query: Hello doctor, My last period was on 24th last month and it went for a regular five days. I had sex on that Friday after my period was over, had Ipill the next day. Again had sex on Wednesday, had Ipill on Thursday and from Thursday, I am getting a brown discharge, a little bit of cramps. Am I pregn...  Read Full »


Dr. Goswami Parth Rajendragiri

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. You have taken Ipill after sexual relation. So the chance of getting pregnant is very less. The brown discharge could be due to the frequent use of Ipill. The excess Ipill intake is not advisable for health. You can use precaution next time. Your next period might be d...  Read Full »

Am i pregnant if the pregnancy test is negative?

Query: Hello doctor, I had my last period on the 1st of last month. I did not have sex until the 33rd day (it was protected sex) of my cycle. Now, I have not yet had my periods. It is the 39th day and I took a pregnancy test on the 38th day and it came out to be negative. I do not know what to do. I did ha...  Read Full »


Dr. Deepika Joshi

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. If you had sex on the 33rd day, then the test will not come positive so early even if you have conceived. It takes around two weeks to come positive.Although the chances are very less, you should rule out pregnancy. Do a test around 47th day. Amenorrhea can be becaus...  Read Full »

I have a mismatched sex drive where my sex drive is higher than my girlfriend. Please help.

Query: Hi doctor, I have a mismatched sex drive where my sex drive is higher than my girlfriend. Please help. Thanks.  Read Full »


Dr. Seikhoo Bishnui

Answer: Hello, Welcome back to icliniq.com. I understand your concern. She is not ready for sexual intercourse, which does not mean she has a low sex drive. She masturbated with you, and when you asked about sex, she refused. If she is of your age, then she might not be ready for sexual intercourse, whic...  Read Full »

Me and my boyfriend have been trying to have sex, but my vagina burns. Please help.

Query: Hello doctor,I am an 18 year old female. Me and my boyfriend have been trying to have sex, but whenever we do, my vagina burns, and we cannot continue. Is there a way for this problem to be solved? We have been in a relationship for two years, and I am terrified it will affect our relationship.Thank...  Read Full »


Dr. Sanap Sneha Umrao

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I understand your concern. This condition is called vaginismus. When you get stressed and anxious during intercourse, the pelvic muscles get contracted, and intercourse becomes difficult and painful. So, keep your body and mind relaxed while having intercourse. Do k...  Read Full »

I have anxiety problems, which is interferring with my sexaul intercourse. what should I do?

Query: Hello doctor, I am currently experiencing a slight problem when conducting sexual intercourse with my wife. I am a 32-year-old male with no underlying health issues who lives a very healthy and active lifestyle. I do not have any symptoms or illnesses. My problem seems to revolve around the issue o...  Read Full »


Dr. Ramchandra Lamba

Answer: Hello, Welcome toicliniq.com. I read your query and can understand your concern. First, do not think much about what happened in the past, and just try to spend more time during foreplay. Do not focus on what will happen; instead, focus on what you are feeling and how you feel. This will cause yo...  Read Full »

I have been in a physical relationship for two months. I have been having white discharge. Please help.

Query: Hi doctor, I am a 19 year old girl. I have been in a physical relationship for two months. Earlier, I never had white discharge, but now, for some months, I get a solid and sticky kind of white discharge in a massive quantity. While cleaning, I get it on my hands; it has a fishy and regular smell. I...  Read Full »


Dr. Richa Agarwal

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I understand your concern. Withdrawal bleeding is only a side effect of the contraceptive pill. It happens due to the sudden withdrawal of hormones from your body, so it does not necessarily happen to everyone. In your case, you may have menstrual irregularities, which...  Read Full »

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