Unpredictable fetal movement?

10 kicks/hour. 10 kicks/hour is a universal count, but its dependent on what is your normal and more importantly how far along you are. If you are 25 weeks, you may not have predictable fetal movement the way you may when you are 35 weeks. Check with your doctor.

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When do you feel fetal movement?

Around 20 weeks. The classical teaching is at 20 weeks (also called quickening). That said, some women can experience a couple of weeks earlier or later depending on their pregnancy history. Read more...

I have decrease in fetal movement or no movement at all, should I be concerned?

Fetal movements. Absolutely you should be concerned if the fetal movement decreases or there is no movement at all. Moms usually start to feel fetal movement at about 20-22 weeks. There are different ways to monitor fetal movement- some use the criteria of 10 movements in 2 hrs, others may use 4 movements in 1 hr. If you feel that your baby is moving less or not moving at all, contact your health care provider. Read more...

Is it normal for fetal movement to be more mellow after days of extreme fetal movement? I'm 27 week and 4 days.

Yes and no. Your fetus's activity pattern will vary hour to hour and day to day - much like anyone's activity. Of course, the absence of fetal movement is very worrisome. A decrease in usual fetal activity day after day can indicate that your baby is having some significant problems. This should be evaluated by your caregiver immediately. In general, if your baby moves more than ten times/hr it is doing well. Read more...

How noticeable is fetal movement at 19 weeks and 5 days?

Did u ask your OB? Some women can feel movement at 19 wk 5 d and some can and if u do u may not feel it everyday until u are 22-24 weeks. Read more...

Decrease in fetal movement after starting a beta blocker?

Stop it - seek care. Beta blockers are not commonly prescribed during pregnancy as they can lead to poor fetal growth. Decreased fetal movement merits prompt medical attention after 24 weeks. Read more...

Is it normal for fetal movement to be sporadic at 20 weeks?

Yes. Most women feel "quickening" or the baby moving for the first time between 15 and 20 weeks. It is not expected that you feel your baby move regularly until around 28 weeks. Read more...
Yes. At the beginning of quickening sensations (~ 20 weeks), sporadic fetal movements are normal and nothing to worry about. Read more...