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36 Weeks Pregnant And 2cm Dilated
Im 36 weeks pregnant 2cm dilated sharp stabbing pains in my vaginal area and pressure. What could this be?
Ask your OB MD: Definately ask your OB this question as he/she has your entire medical record and care over the past 36 weeks available. ...Read more
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
Unknown: Here is the information available: •PREGNANCY and BREAST-FEEDING: If you plan on becoming pregnant, discuss with your doctor the benefits and risks of using Aclovate cream during pregnancy. It is unknown if Aclovate cream is excreted in breast milk. If you are or will be breast-feeding while you are using Aclovate cream, check with your doctor or pharmacist to discuss the risks to your baby. ...Read more
Only if needed: Lidocaine has been assigned to pregnancy category b by the fda. Animal studies have failed to reveal evidence of fetal harm. It is widely used for procedures during pregnancy but it does cross the placemta and enter the fetal bloodstream. Lidocaine should only be given during pregnancy when needed. Small amounts are probably ok. Ask your OB doc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm 36 weeks pregnancy can I use icy hot pain relieving cream on my lower back and under my stomach?
Im 36 weeks pregnant and I've already started to dilate. Everytime i walk it feels like my baby is going to fall out. Should i go to the hospital?
YOU should call your: Ob and do what your OB says baby cannot fall out unless you are 10 cm dilated and you have to have contractions to do that your OB may want u to go to the labor room for a check but at 36 weeks if u and baby are fine then the baby needs to stay inside , you can be induced at 39 weeks if u make it that far. ...Read more
I am 36 weeks pregnant... Can I take an Epsom Salt bath if I am starting to dilate and my dr is monitoring me for high blood pressure?
36 weeks: Should not be a problem but please contact your Obstetrician! ...Read more
Not now: You are still preterm and unless it is necessary for a medical reason you don't want to induce labor. Once your water is broken germs can get to the baby increasing the risk of infection for both you and the baby. What you are experiencing is very normal. The last month of pregnancy always seems like it is longer than the other 8 put together but it takes the time for the baby to mature. Patience ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Not thinning: You are due to deliver in about 4 weeks. This is probably not your first delivery if you cervix is open 3cm, but that's ok. Effacement is cervical thinning. Right now, your cervix is full and thick - maybe even an inch thick. That is going to get as this as a piece of paper and almost 6 inches around when you deliver! pretty amazing! (and then go back). You are right on schedule with cervix status. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer