Is it safe to have oral sex while I'm pregnant?
Is it safe to have oral sex while I'm pregnant?
Submitted by Parents Team

Receiving oral sex is fine if you're having a low-risk pregnancy. In fact, many women find that oral stimulation is a pleasurable alternative if intercourse seems clumsy and uncomfortable. However, you should avoid it if your husband has an open cold sore. That could be a sign that he has a type of herpes virus that could potentially be transmitted to you -- and could cause birth defects in your unborn baby. This risk is low, but to be on the safe side, talk to your doctor if you're concerned. --Julie Taylor

Answered by Parents Team
Community Answers (10)

reading the comments, what happens if air gets in it???
Submitted by SESRussell

what happens if air gets in it??
Submitted by juss_diamond

It's fine to do. Long as no air get into the vagina!
Submitted by timmia313

its fine
Submitted by daynadorko1

i wouldnt do it
Submitted by tguerron1

no dont do it
Submitted by ebonycrane16

yes its safe aslong as he does not have a std or he doesnt blow into your vagina
Submitted by shjh_mapp

no
Submitted by wjsf

no
Submitted by tailorcomfort