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A 41-year-old member asked:

I am getting abdominal cramps in the first month of pregnancy, in the lower abdomen. is that normal?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
A Verified Doctoranswered
31 years experience
Yes: You should speak to your doctor but common reasons for abdominal cramps include the iron in the vitamins.
Dr. Scott Rudkin
24 years experience
Not likely: Recommend you see your ob/gyn. It could be signs of a urinary tract infection (higher risk of miscarriage if not treated), early miscarriage, or can be completely normal.
Last updated Sep 28, 2016

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