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Can You Have Period Pains And Be Pregnant
I'm 38+4 pregnant, today I have had dirrahea with period pains and have also been having a lot of clear stringy mucus blobs too. is this normal?
No it's not normal: At this point in your pregnancy, it would be best to notify your obstetrical care providers today or visit your maternity unit/hospital obstetrical service for a diagnostic evaluation / treatment of your diarrhea, your fluid- hydration status,a vaginal-cervical obstetrical exam and a 20-30 minute monitoring of your baby's heart rate and amniotic fluid volume index. ...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
I am 19 and I have been having period pains, although my period finished 11 days ago. Could i be pregnant?
Did artificial insem 14th dec, getting slight period pains, could i still be pregnant? Is it too soon to do a hpt?
I have really bad period pains more on my right side and can hardly move and im 11.5 weeks pregnant should I be worried?
Possibly: Many women get round ligament pains, which is a sharp pain on either side that occurs if you cough or sneeze or twist in bed. Though it is painful it is nothing to worry about. However I am concerned about a pregnancy in the tube. If you have already had an ultrasound and it showed the embryo is in the uterus then that is not an issue. If you have not had an ultrasound and pain bad go to er. ...Read more
I'm 3w 4d pregnant and i'm having really really bad period pains. I've never miscarried b4. 2 previous live births. No bleeding. I'm so scared!
Did artificial insem in 14th dec, starting to get slight period pains which is normal for me, could i still be pregnant? Is it too early to do a hpt?
My daughter,10 months old.Want to know why period pains are more severe than before i got pregnant.And is there anything i can do to lighter the pain.
Tylenol (acetaminophen) or Naproxen: I am sorry to hear about the period pains. Regarding the period pains you could try tylenol (acetaminophen) 350mg every 4 hrs as needed. Instead of tylenol (acetaminophen) you could also try Naproxen 220 mg every 4 hrs as needed. Menstrual cramps and pain can get worse from time to time perhaps more after a pregnancy. But if the Pain happens every month during menstruation and is much much worse, then see your physician. ...Read more
I am having period pains, but no period. Its about 5 days late. This has occured before. Am i pregnant or is something wrong with my body?
Home preg test: A home urine pregnancy test can be done in the privacy and comfort of your home. It is cheap and useful in identifying if you are pregnant or not. Whether you have missed period or unprotected sex or trying to concieve, this is a safe, easy test to perform at home to get the answers you seek best wishes Dr M ...Read more