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What causes headache after intercourse?

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Dr. Manisha Jain


Practicing since :2007

Answered : 5136 Questions

Posted on Thu, 8 Sep 2016 in Women's Health
Question: Hello doctor, we are having a baby in december 2015, after delivery while having intercourse , my wife faces some headache and that lasts for a while. Atleast since last 2-3 times we face it frequently. Is it normal ??
Answered by Dr. Manisha Jain 56 minutes later
Brief Answer:
can be precipitation of migraine

Detailed Answer:
Hello and welcome to Health Care.Magic Forum. Thanks for trusting is with your health query.I have gone through your query and understand your concerns completely.
Headache during sex after delivery is not uncommon. Some people can have precipitation of migraine during sex which can be late onset. Can you tell what type of headache she has, whether it is hemicranial PR band like sensation around the head. Regards Dr Manisha Jain
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