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June 11th, 2009, 06:27 AM
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well I don't know if this is what you're asking but a few weeks ago I felt like I was cramping a lot and it might be contractions. I asked my doc and she said that if changing positions makes them lessen/ go away or if there is not a clear pattern than its not contractions its BH. For me it was just ligament pain than was making me think I was cramping. It felt like a washcloth that was being twisted (like ringing out the water) and it was nothing to worry about. Def call your doctor though if it doesn't stop- they are so used to those questions!
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June 11th, 2009, 07:25 AM
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I've had some braxton hicks contractions that got uncomfortable but as soon as I drank enough water they went away.
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June 11th, 2009, 07:28 AM
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To me, they kinda feel like someone just tied my stomach into a really tight knot.
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June 11th, 2009, 07:28 AM
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for me braxton hicks feel like my stomach tightening, real contractions feel like that in conjunction with period cramps...but everyone is different.
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June 11th, 2009, 08:51 AM
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BH usually don't hurt, but its like a tightening feeling and sometimes it takes your breath away sorta.

BUT they can hurt as well.

I have been having them since 14 weeks now. And sometimes they will come in a pattern.

Yesterday I was starting to think I should call the doc cuz they were hurting and lasting longer, but it let up thankfully
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June 11th, 2009, 12:04 PM
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With Chase I never had a BH/contraction until 2 weeks before his DD.
Some people are lucky enough not to get them, I'm not getting them this time either.
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