A 25-year-old female asked:
i'm 35w5d pregnant..today i have period like cramps for five hours now ..it woke me up .. i try to walk or sleep .it eases a little but doesnt go away?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Wayne Ingram answered
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Braxton-hicks: Those are Braxton Hicks contractions as the uterus is rehearsing a grand performance in 3 to 5 weeks called LABOR., Time those cramps and if they come at regular 5 minute intervals over 30 or more minutes contact your OB MD for instructions.
Answered on Nov 19, 2014
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