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Iam in 5 week pregenancy I have leg pain and iam very sleepy what need i do?

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Dr. Peter Tomasello
Orthopedic Surgery
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Why am i having leg cramps during pregnancy? No one really knows why pregnant women get more leg cramps.
It's possible that your leg muscles are tired from carrying around all of your extra weight. Or they may be aggravated by the pressure your expanding uterus puts on the blood vessels that return blood from your legs to your heart and the nerves that lead from your trunk to your legs. Leg cram.

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Why am i having leg cramps during pregnancy? No one really knows why pregnant women get more leg cramps.
It's possible that your leg muscles are tired from carrying around all of your extra weight. Or they may be aggravated by the pressure your expanding uterus puts on the blood vessels that return blood from your legs to your heart and the nerves that lead from your trunk to your legs. Leg cram.
Dr. Peter Tomasello
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Dr. Tariq Niazi
Also pressure on the nerves in the pelvis might also be adding to the cramping feelings.
Dr. Tracy Berg
Surgery
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In brief: Basics

If you can, get in to a doctor who will monitor you and your pregnancy and be there for delivery.
In the meantime take a daily multi-vitamin with folate, (folic acid) increase your hydration with juices and milk, be reassured the fatique is normal, stay active. Good luck and be well.

In brief: Basics

If you can, get in to a doctor who will monitor you and your pregnancy and be there for delivery.
In the meantime take a daily multi-vitamin with folate, (folic acid) increase your hydration with juices and milk, be reassured the fatique is normal, stay active. Good luck and be well.
Dr. Tracy Berg
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Dr. Marsha Davis
Internal Medicine

In brief: Rest

Rest as. Much as you can during this te.
Your fatigue and aches are very common in the first trimester .Besure you are healthy , take hor prenatal with Folic Acid and see the OB

In brief: Rest

Rest as. Much as you can during this te.
Your fatigue and aches are very common in the first trimester .Besure you are healthy , take hor prenatal with Folic Acid and see the OB
Dr. Marsha Davis
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