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I'm having cramps. I'm 4 weeks pregnant. Is it normal?

I'm having cramps. I'm 4 weeks pregnant. Is it normal?

It can be: If they become more severe or u start bleeding then that is not a good sign please call your obgyn as an early beta HCG and Progesterone level should be done and an ultrasound at 6 1/2- 7 weeks to check for a fetus with a htbeat or sooner if any problems.

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I'm 4 weeks pregnant with light cramps but no bleeding is that normal?

I'm 4 weeks pregnant with light cramps but no bleeding is that normal?

Probably: At 4 weeks the uterus is just starting to expand, which may cause some light cramps. Don't worry, but watch for any sign of bleeding or bad pains. For concerns, see your doctor. Otherwise, drink plenty of water, get plenty of rest, and relax.

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I'm 4 weeks pregnant & experiencing lite cramping. Is that normal? Should I be concerned?

I'm 4 weeks pregnant & experiencing lite cramping. Is that normal? Should I be concerned?

Cramping: Likely this is implantation and may be associated with light bleeding. If one sided, I would be more concerned as that may be consistent with a tubal pregnancy or ruptured corpus luteum cyst. But in general mild cramping is very common in early pregnancy.

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I'm 4 weeks pregnant, I've been feeling this cramps (kinda stabbing feeling) on almost a daily basis : (is that normal? Should I worry?

I'm 4 weeks pregnant, I've been feeling this cramps (kinda stabbing feeling) on almost a daily basis : (is that normal? Should I worry?

Check it out: Most likely it is nothing, but if the pain is only on one side, you need an ultrasound to rule out an ectopic pregnancy (a pregnancy that is in the tube and not the uterus).

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About to be 4 weeks pregnant, is it normal that I'm having bad cramps?, or is it cramps because menstraul is suppose to start in two days?

About to be 4 weeks pregnant, is it normal that I'm having bad cramps?, or is it cramps because menstraul is suppose to start in two days?

Cramps: As your uterus begins to be enlarged and hormonal lay stimulated in early pregnancy, it is not unusual to get cramping. This can be oral. It usually does not continue beyond 2 1/2- 3 months. Good luck with your pregnancy!

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I'm 4 weeks pregnant and been having daily on and off mild cramping the last 4 days no blood though, hgc level is 800, is this normal?

I'm 4 weeks pregnant and been having daily on and off mild cramping the last 4 days no blood though, hgc level is 800, is this normal?

HCG levels: Vary greatly and increase rapidly during early pregnancy. A single HCG level is not very reliable for predicting pregnancy well being. It requires repeated HCG levels to monitor the change in the level to provide reassuring or non-reassuring information. Don't worry, your HCG level is in a good range and some cramping is not unusual. Take Folic Acid to help prevent birth defects.

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I am 4 weeks pregnant and am having period like cramping. Is this normal?

I am 4 weeks pregnant and am having period like cramping. Is this normal?

Maybe?: If you're 4 weeks pregnant, that means you just missed your period and took a home pregnancy test and it was positive. Cramping is very normal in early pregnancy. So long as you aren't bleeding, likely it will go away. A lot of women experience this.

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I'm about 4 weeks pregnant. I started spotting this morning and I've been having on and off cramping for about a week, is this normal?

I'm about 4 weeks pregnant. I started spotting this morning and I've been having on and off cramping for about a week, is this normal?

Observe: Although this can be a normal variant of very early pregnancy, the cramping should subside within 1-2 weeks. If not, see your gyn for a pelvic exam and ultrasound of your uterus.

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I had light spotting and cramping for two days. Spotting has disappeared but still cramping on/off. I'm 4 weeks pregnant, is this normal?

I had light spotting and cramping for two days. Spotting has disappeared but still cramping on/off. I'm 4 weeks pregnant, is this normal?

Common not normal: Bleeding in pregnancy is very common but is not normal. It should be promptly evaluated by your doctor. You need to confirm that you have a normal pregnancy located inside the uterus.

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4 weeks pregnant feeling cramping like period cramps is this normal & what can I take for pain?

4 weeks pregnant feeling cramping like period cramps is this normal & what can I take for pain?

Pelvic supporter: Some pregnant women experience spasm of transversus abdominis muscle of abdomen due to spasm of this muscle attempting to maintain closure of sacroiliac joints of the pelvic girdle. This occurs with greater incidence in women with joint hypermobility syndrome (jhs). A sacroiliac joint belt (boa. Com) might help, but should only be used if your obstetrician advises, so see this doctor.

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I'm 4 weeks pregnant and I've been having menstrual like cramps the whole day. It's off and on. Is this normal or is this a sign of miscarriage?

I'm 4 weeks pregnant and I've been having menstrual like cramps the whole day. It's off and on. Is this normal or is this a sign of miscarriage?

That's difficult to: This could also be from a bladder infection. Observe how things develop over the next 24 to 48 hours. If pain increases or you have spotting, urinary frequency or any other worrisome symptoms, go to you doc or urgent care for evaluation.

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4 weeks pregnant. Mild cramping, very light brown spotting, dull backache. Is this normal?

4 weeks pregnant. Mild cramping, very light brown spotting, dull backache. Is this normal?

Pregnancy bleeding: Cramps, backache and spotting may be signs of a miscarriage. Please see your Ob/Gyn to be evaluated. All bleeding in pregnancy needs to be evaluated.

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I'm 4 weeks pregnant (15 dpo) and had light brown spotting after using toilet paper. No cramping. Is this normal? Should I be concerned?

I'm 4 weeks pregnant (15 dpo) and had light brown spotting after using toilet paper. No cramping. Is this normal? Should I be concerned?

Spotting Pregnancy: Nearly 30-40% of patients can experience some spotting early in pregnancy with completely normal pregnancies. If the bleeding becomes heavy, or the cramping worsens, you need to seek care, as serious pregnancy complications can also present with bleeding & cramping such as ectopic pregnancies.

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Are consistent painful cramps and occasional sharp pains in my lower stomach normal signs in the 1st trimester of pregnancy? It keeps me up at night.

Are consistent painful cramps and occasional sharp pains in my lower stomach normal signs in the 1st trimester of pregnancy? It keeps me up at night.

Common: Cramping in the 1st trimester without any bleeding or spotting is common, and not typically a sign that anything is wrong. Sharp pains originating from your uterus are not common, but again not necessarily a sign that the pregnancy is abnormal. However constipation is very common in pregnancy, and can explain both the cramping and sharp pains.

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4 weeks pregnant...Cramping. Yellow and white discharge with low cervix. Is it normal?

4 weeks pregnant...Cramping. Yellow and white discharge with low cervix. Is it normal?

Have it examined: By your obstetrician. You may have vaginitis and need treatment. God bless you!

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Cramping pain in my pelvic area and I'm 4 weeks pregnant is it normal. I am so scared of possible miscarriage I had a miscarriage before?

Cramping pain in my pelvic area and I'm 4 weeks pregnant is it normal. I am so scared of possible miscarriage I had a miscarriage before?

Prenatal care: Step one is to choose a good doctor that you trust. Then attend your prenatal care where together you will design your prenatal care to keep you and your baby safe and healthy. Pregnancy can be a scary time and you need someone to help guide you through.