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June 5th, 2012, 11:42 AM
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I'm 14 weeks pregnant with twins. This is my 3rd pregnancy. With my first DS I felt movement for the first time at 17 weeks. With my 2nd it was earlier- I swear around 13 / 14 weeks. I think I've been feeling the flutters over the last day or 2, but I'm not sure. I thought I'd feel them earlier because there are 2. Baby A has an anterior placenta though so maybe this is not what I'm feeling?

Just wondering what other twin mommies experiences were?
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June 5th, 2012, 01:39 PM
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Sometime during week 15 I started to feel them moving around in there, and during week 16 I could start to feel kicks toward my back/kidneys (both placentas are anterior). It is overwhelming sometimes to have 8 limbs flailing around in there
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June 5th, 2012, 06:18 PM
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They were my first pregnancy that got far enough along to feel kicks, so maybe I just didn't know what I was supposed to be feeling, but I didn't feel anything I thought might even maybe be until I think maybe 21-22 weeks and I didn't feel anything I was SURE was the kids until I think 24-25 weeks. I had two anterior placentas though, so that might have been part of it too.
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June 6th, 2012, 04:44 AM
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Mine were early (even with 2 anterior placentas!) I think it was around week 14...can't fully remember (I thought I'd never forget! Ahhhh pregnancy brain!)
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June 6th, 2012, 03:28 PM
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With my twins, I first felt flutters around 12 weeks.
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June 6th, 2012, 05:42 PM
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I had an anterior shared placenta, so it was big. I didn't feel any movement until 17w and then it was just tiny flutters. I couldn't feel any hard kicks for a few more weeks after that. I felt a lot less with that pregnancy than I do with my current one. I never felt hiccups with the twins even though I could often see the girls hiccuping during an u/s.
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June 8th, 2012, 11:17 AM
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I started feeling the fllutters around 13 or 14 weeks. Im now 19 weeks and im just now feeling the roles and little kicks now and then. but nothing over whelming yet.
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June 17th, 2012, 06:21 PM
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It will sound nuts but I swear I started feeling flutters around 8 or 9 weeks! The doctors tell me that's impossible, but I know what I felt! It became more distinctive around 13-14 weeks though.
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June 17th, 2012, 06:38 PM
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Wow some of you felt them so early! I hope I'm one of those lucky ones, I can't wait!
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June 18th, 2012, 04:56 AM
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I think I felt flutters around 13-14 weeks, and real movement around 19-20.
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June 18th, 2012, 03:30 PM
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same time I felt my oldest @ 15weeks
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June 22nd, 2012, 03:46 PM
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this was my first pregnancy, I started first "definitely" feeling them around 20 weeks I think!
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July 13th, 2012, 06:35 AM
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i think it was around 12-16 weeks
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July 13th, 2012, 05:38 PM
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This is my 3rd pregnancy and i started feeling the flutters really early, but I am 17 wks now and only feel them a little bit and usually if I am sitting down. They have anterior placentas so I think it is def cushioning the blows!
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July 16th, 2012, 10:28 AM
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15wks with really inconsistent flutters and I too had an anterior placenta with baby b and a complete previa with baby a. Nothing consistent until 20wks or so
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July 18th, 2012, 10:59 AM
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I think I started feeling flutters at about 12-14 weeks. It helped that I knew what I was feeling. With DD I had no clue.
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September 16th, 2012, 10:54 PM
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I started feeling mine around 11 or 12 weeks.
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