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Can pregnancy cause sore arms? I cannot get comfortable laying down and when I get up they're sooo sore. My lower back is too. Also acne has increased

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Dr. Raj Upadya
Dentistry - Cosmetic
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In brief: Possibly

Hormonal changes that occur during pregnancy can cause any number of symptoms.
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In brief: Possibly

Hormonal changes that occur during pregnancy can cause any number of symptoms.
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Dr. Raj Upadya
Dr. Raj Upadya
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Dr. Hector Chapa
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Pregnancy

Pregnancy has multiple effects in your muscles.
The hormonal changes often affect ligaments which may present as "soreness". Also, pregnancy may affect your potassium/calcium levels. Both if which may affect muscles. It's important to stay hydrated, take a prenatal vitamin, and eat a healthy diet. Some discomforts are just discomforts of pregnancy, from just being pregnant. If worse, call an ob.

In brief: Pregnancy

Pregnancy has multiple effects in your muscles.
The hormonal changes often affect ligaments which may present as "soreness". Also, pregnancy may affect your potassium/calcium levels. Both if which may affect muscles. It's important to stay hydrated, take a prenatal vitamin, and eat a healthy diet. Some discomforts are just discomforts of pregnancy, from just being pregnant. If worse, call an ob.
Dr. Hector Chapa
Dr. Hector Chapa
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