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How long can prodromal labor last? experiencing bouts of regular painful contractions that disappear after a few hours for about 2 weeks. I'm 36w6d

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Dr. Ew Christensen
Family Medicine
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In brief: Hang in there!

This phase of your pregnancy can be accompanied with bouts of contractions.
this is common. Make sure you are drinking enough water and staying in touch with your physician. Active labor could happen any time, but may still be a ways off. Hang in there!

In brief: Hang in there!

This phase of your pregnancy can be accompanied with bouts of contractions.
this is common. Make sure you are drinking enough water and staying in touch with your physician. Active labor could happen any time, but may still be a ways off. Hang in there!
Dr. Ew Christensen
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Dr. Marsha Davis
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Or can

Last for weeks but.
Don't forlorn . You will meet your little one very soon

In brief: Or can

Last for weeks but.
Don't forlorn . You will meet your little one very soon
Dr. Marsha Davis
Dr. Marsha Davis
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