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Can I Take Tylenol While Pregnant Or Having Contractions
Can i take castor oil when im 37weeks and 4days pregnant im already having contractions im having contraction i tried having sex, and walking
This : This was an old "wive's tale" on aiding with labor. This is not an appropriate way to help labor. Other's that do not help are: walking, jumping, etc.. These only pass the time. The only thing that has been proven to increase contractions and quicken labor is intercourse. The fluid that the sperm swim in has a prostaglandin that is simular to the prostaglandin that we use to "induce" a woman's labor. Although this can be quite uncomfortable to a full term woman it is the only "act" that has been shown to increase contractions and aid in labor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
What does it mean when your having contractions pregnant and your 2 months way from your due date ?
Get pregnancy test: Check a pregnancy test first. If negative, constipation is a common reason for "contraction" like pain (especially in your left lower abdomen). Also, bladder infections, kidney, stomach / bowel problems (aka gastroenteritis). If you are having fever or your pain is worsening, go to the nearest ER. ...Read more
Well: There is o evidence that rest decreases per term birth; in your case it would be a miscarriage; at this stage aleve (naproxen) 2 twice a day can help but you may have a bladder infection. This can cause the uterus to cramp but staying at home vs going out not likely to change the outcome. Good luck. ...Read more
Not necessarily: Contractions are just cramping of the muscle. The uterus may contract when a woman is not pregnant - menstrual cramps are "contractions" of the uterine muscle. In addition, a female orgasm is accompanied by uterine contractions. However, some rhythmic pains in the lower abdomen may be the result of intestinal or ovarian pain. If these persist, you should see your doctor. ...Read more
I am 9 months pregnant and only dilated 0.5cm but having contractions every 6 minutes lasting 60 seconds for about an hour. What should I do?
Prodromal labor: Like a conductor at the symphony, the uterine contractions "practice" at longer time intervals until the "concert" actually begins. Prodromal(early) labor will eventually shorten the contractions to every 3 to 4 minutes apart and the "real symphoney" will begin. So, wait it out for now. ...Read more
This usually has to do with the onset of labor. It is a muscular tightening of the uterus. Contractions are timed from beginning to end of hardening of the uterus (duration) and from beginning of one contraction until the beginning of the next (frequency). A third descriptor is intensity or how hard ...Read more
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