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Cramps In Anus During Pregnancy
What ever feels good: Hemorrhoids are not pleasant, pregnant or other wise. They are caused from increased pressure and fluid within the veins of the anus. Soaking in warm water seems to help. Wipe gently with moist wipes rather than dry toilet paper. If they are itchy, mild steroid creams may help. Call your doctor and let them look at the area for advice. ...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
Anal discomfort: Likely hemorrhoids with the cramping of period irritating the rectal area (they are near each other). Follow up with urgent care /doctor. They can give you Anusol. Try sitz baths, when sitting get up every 45 minutes as sitting increases pressure and promotes hemorrhoids as well ...Read more
Are hemorrhoids in anus common during pregnancy? How to get rid of it? It itch and is visible during sex
Many causes 4 cramps: Cramping in pregnancy can come from several things from bladder infection to early labor. It is always best to contact an OB provider when they occur so such problems can be assessed and put into perspective given the patient's medical history and status. Thanks for asking @drpam. ...Read more
Rest and hydrate: Some cramping is normal due to the stretching of the growing uterus. You don't mention how far along you are but usually rest and hydration will help. If you are in the 3rd trimester, these may be Braxton-Hicks contractions which are like practice contractions. Theonly way to tell them from labor is to see that they don't change your cervix. If rest and hydration don't make them better, see your doc ...Read more
Yes: This is a very common complaint during the first trimester, but you did not specify exactly how far along you are. Call your doctor and see if you should be seen. ...Read more
So I realize spotting during early pregnancy is normal. But would you have cramps at the same time or no?
This varies: Cramping in pregnancy has different causes at different times in the pregnancy. In the first trimester cramping is usually due to the uterus stretching. Braxton-Hicks contractions (false labor) can cause cramping in the third trimester. Changes in calcium needs can also cause cramping which is usually in the legs. Hope this helps. ...Read more
No: There isn't a specific side that should cramp. It can depend on how the baby is laying inside the uterus. Best Wishes! ...Read more
Depends: Some mild cramping is normal in pregnancy. Cramping that happens less than 5 times an hour is usually braxton hicks contraction which is usually very mild. Cramping can also happen from your bladder specially if you are dehydrated. Persistent an painful cramping must be evaluated by your physician. ...Read more
Its not normal to be able to "feel" your ovaries EVER!
Minor aches and pains can occur in the pelvis or low back any time!!!!!!
Hope this helps!
Dr Z ...Read more
Cramps pregnancy: Not uncommon. As long as there is no bleeding. Not to worry. Assume you have had your first ob visit alread? Hope so. If it persists, worsens or is associated with bleeding contact your ob. Hope this helps. Good luck ...Read more
Is it normal to cramp during ovulation? Having lots of pregnancy symptoms, possible implantation?
Likely mittleschmerz: Many women feel small pains around ovulation, before-during-or after - its called mittleschmerz. There are some abnormal causes of pain around ovulation but most often it's normal. Individual women choose different words to describe it, many in my practice describe 'pinging' or 'cramping.'. ...Read more
Are heavy cramps and vomiting normal during the early stages of pregnancy (approx 5 weeks) or should we be concerned?
Unprotected sex a couple times not during ovulation. Having cramps in middle of month during ovulation. Chances of being pregnancy?
Pregnancy: It is hard to tell the chances you are pregnant. Although there is only a couple of days during the month when you can get pregnant, sperm can survive in the fallopian tubes for a number of days. Best to wait for your menses to come and if it does not occur take a pregnancy test. ...Read more
Pd due 2days ago, day3 now only cramps & very light unusual pink/brown watery discharge or nothing at all. Missed BC during ovul. Possible pregnancy?
Possible: Any time you miss pills you decrease your protection and unprotected intercourse can result in pregnancy. The delay in your period may just be because of the missed pills but check a pregnancy test to be sure and if it is negative, repeat it in 3-5 days. Continue your pills and you might try setting an alarm in your phone to help you remember them. Good luck. ...Read more
Cramps: Frequent muscle cramping can occur from deficiencies of calcium, magnesium, sodium or potassium. Remedies commonly used are taking magnesium and correcting deficiencies of the other conditions. However you should not take anything without checking with your obstetrician who may order blood tests to investigate your symptoms. ...Read more
Unlikely: This is extremely common and is unlikely a threat of miscarriage. Spend more time off your feet and drink lots of water. If you have cramping with bleeding call your doctor. ...Read more
Is pelvic cramping normal during pregnancy? I often cramp after walking for 5 minutes and I am 29 weeks along
Cramping pregnancy: Some cramping can be normal but you need to be careful. Common causes of cramping at 29 weeks include dehydration and bladder infection. So be sure you're drinking enough water so the urine is light yellow. Talk to your OB about your symptoms and be checked for a bladder infection. Preterm delivery can be dangerous so your OB needs to be involved. ...Read more
I would like to know if it is normal to feel pain about where my ovaries are similar to menstrual cramps during my sixth week of pregnancy?
Heard abt women bleeding during pregnancy being common. Should I test if I got 2 periods since incident? Both came 10 days late but normal w/ cramps
Can do preg. Test: If a woman has a regular normal period after sex, then she is not pregnant. If she cannot be certain that her bleeding was a normal period, then she could possibly be pregnant. A urine pregnancy test (available in stores everywhere) done 3 weeks after the last time she had sex will give the answer. Be sure to read the instructions and do the test correctly. ...Read more
2 weeks late. No symptoms of pregnancy but cramps and discharge (strong, but not nasty smell). Bled a little during sex yesterday. 18 years old. Help?
Unsure: What your question is. If you are experiencing cramping with activity, reduce your activity level. Make sure you stay well-hydrated during exercise. ...Read more