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Bleeding after sex 5 weeks pregnant
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SweetPea123 posted:
I am 35 yrs old and 5 weeks pregnant i had sex with my boyfriend this morning and after i spotted was a little worried. Later when i went back to the bathroom to pee again i noticed it started getting brighter and coming out more now as the night goes on its coming out more not enough to fill a pad and no cramps but still very worried any advice on this would be greatly appreciated thank you Scared i'm having a miscarriage.
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tlkittycat1968 responded:
Spotting and light bleeding after sex is common during pregnancy. It's only a problem if it becomes heavy and accompanied by cramping.


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