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How Early Does Bloating Start In Pregnancy
Hormonal fluctuation: Chnagesin the hormone profile in early pregnancy can lead ot bloating. Bloatign may also just be how your body processes the sensations of nasea that often accompany early pregnancy. Proghesterone and th epregnancy hormoen (beta hcg) are the leading culprits for this. ...Read more
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I may be pregnant atleast I feel like it with nausea and headaches and bloating every day. Can early pregnancy cause diahhrea?
Pregnancy + the poos:
Yes it can
pee on a stick
end the mystery. ...Read more
No: There are absolutely no reliable signs or symptoms this early. Sorry. ...Read more
Could i be pregnant? I have been experiencing of what seems like early pregnancy symptoms. Bloating of abdomen and shortness of breath.
Pregnancy Sxs: Sxs can include: tender or swollen breasts, nausea or vomiting; lack of a period; increased frequency of urination; headaches, insomnia, fatigue. Moodiness, mild cramping, food cravings; passing gas; enlarging waist line. Etc. There may be an increase in white vaginal discharge. The best way to determine if you are pregnant is by taking a pregnancy test. You can take a pregnancy test now. ...Read more
No: No, they are not. You may or may not be pregnant, but those symptoms do not tell you anything. ...Read more
Well is it too early to experience pregnancy symptoms such as the extreme bloating and cramps if I took plan b last Tuesday and expect my period this upcoming Wednesday?
3 positive pregnancy tests, 2 of same kind, 1 other early detection kit, but not many symptoms, headaches, cramps, bloating, urinate alot?.. Pregnant?
Most likely....: Consistent positive pregnancy tests are trustworthy, despite having no pregnancy-specific-related symptoms. For the time being, watch if you've gi-related bloating and possible uti. Meanwhile, continue collecting the feature and degree of existing symptoms with detailed sequence of event, and bring those to see doctor for timely review, history, physicals, and us as needed to confirm if uterus... ...Read more
I had unprotected sex Tuesday and within a hr I took plan b. Now I'very been experiencing extreme bloating and cramps. My period is due this Wednesday. Is it too early to use a 1st response 6 days sooner pregnancy test?
Too soon: If you had sex 5 days ago then it is too early to do a pregnancy test. You will need to wait 2-3 weeks from the date of intercourse. If you have your period as scheduled the you are not pregnant. Sometimes after Plan B the menstrual cycle is disrupted. This is how it works. Consider starting birth control to avoid these scares in the future ...Read more
I'm 11 days before my period should start i have been having cramps and lower back pain and bloating. Are these signs of early pregnancy?
Lower back pain, bloating at night, heartburn in the morning. Too early to test for pregnancy (only 9 dpo). What posibly cause this other than pregnan?
Hormones: Unfortunately, the hormones of pregnancy and the hormones that are increased just before one's period often have some same effects, making lots of women feel confused about what is going on in their bodies. You are right that it's likely too early to test, but 10 days post ovulation can sometimes give a positive, so if you're curious, there's no harm in an otc test. Good luck! ...Read more
Late period: Late or missed period is the first, and the only completely reliable sign before a positive HCG test. After a positive test, very few signs but many symptoms are reported. In my patient population, I've noticed that fatigue and need for more sleep are the earliest consistent reports. ...Read more
Neither exactly: One can have bloating before the period, but while it can feel awful, it is not called pms. Pms is only diagnosed on emotional symptoms — irritability, tension, or unhappiness — that appear predictably before the period, reduce or disappear just before or during and remain absent until the next cycle. Pregnancy may or may not include bloating. Unpleasant gas can happen to anyone — ask your doctor. ...Read more
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Possibly, but...: There are lots of reasons for abdominal discomfort & bloating, & not all of them are due to the GI tract. Even "functional" syndromes may be present without underlying "disease." however psbo (paralyzed gut) due to metabolic & inflammatory conditions nearby (like an untreated infection of the urinary tract)must be considered & addressed. Check with your doctor for examination & treatment options. ...Read more
They can be: Those symptoms can be due to pregnancy, as well as several other things. However, with any change in your periods, and I assume the bleeding is vaginal, please consider pregnancy, and the possibility of a miscarriage. If it continues or you have worse symtpoms, best to be seen to get a better answer. ...Read more
Excessive bloating (5 CM) in 5th week of pregnancy. 2 doctors said no meds allowed. I gain/lose 3 kilos during day. 1st pregnancy was the same!?
Actually: I allow my patients to use simethicone (gas x) for bloating. If this is from constipation, you can also use metamucil, colace, dulcolax and milk of magnesia (magnesium hydroxide). If your IBD causes diarrhea you can safely use immodium (generic fine), pepto bismol, kaopectate. I usually hand a list of safe meds for common problems at the first visit. Ask your OB if he/she has one. ...Read more
Even though my pregnancy is yet to be confirmed by my bt tomorrow. I have been experiencing a lot of bloating and very slight cramps. Is this normal?
Bloating - fluid : Retention & constipation. Reasons for missed/late periods: low body wt, obesity, marked wt ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems (polycystic ovary syndrome). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...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