How long after a tubal sterilization do I have to wait to have oral or vaginal intercourse? #308/15

Q         How long should I wait to have vaginal or oral intercourse after my tubal sterilization?

A:       

After a tubal sterilization you have have both oral and vaginal intercourse immediately without using a second contraceptive.

Good luck.

Robert A. Hatcher MD, MPH

Emeritus Professor of Gynecology and Obstetrics

Emory University School of Medicine

Atlanta, GA

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