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shooting pain on the right side of head during sex
Jonathanyoung posted:
when my girl friend and I are having sex i'm fine, but when i start to climax i get very sharp shooting pain on the top right hand side of my head. This just started recently in the past three times this doesn't happen any time else including mastrabtion or oral sex. the pain is extreme at first and then slowly subsides
any thoughts?
Caprice_WebMD_Staff responded:
Hi Jonathan,

This is not uncommon and is more common in men than women. It may not indicate a bigger problem but it does need to be checked out with your medical provider.

In the meantime, read the following WebMD article for information:

Orgasm Can Bring Bad Headache

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