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July 12th, 2010, 01:25 PM
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So randomly at night I've been having really bad gas cramps. They hurt so bad but they are typically gone in the morning. Today they are still hear.... all day!! It hurts so bad! I'm not having a lot of gas but when I do it does make it feel better. I've been a little constipated so I took some fiber pills... maybe that was a horrible idea?!

Thoughts, solutions?

When is it worth calling the doctor? It's not in my uterus its in my upper digestion like in my belly belly.
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July 12th, 2010, 01:32 PM
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In my experience, the more stabbing type pains in lower abdominal area are the stretching of your round ligaments. They are the ligaments that attach from your pubic bone to your uterus. As your uterus stretches, so do these ligaments, and it can be painful. The fiber probably won't hurt if you are already constipated, but if I had to guess, the pains you are experience are stretching ligaments.
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July 12th, 2010, 01:35 PM
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Sometimes I get them too.. Just watch what you're eating.. something certain foods trigger that! Feel better
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July 12th, 2010, 01:38 PM
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I get them too. I've had horrible constipation this time around and get gas pains up in my stomach area. The only thing that has helped me is walking. If it's night, I get out my wii fit thingy and do the step up, step down thing for about 20 minutes. Moving seems to help me.
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July 12th, 2010, 01:47 PM
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Yes, I am constipated and get gas pains. Lovely, isn't it?
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July 12th, 2010, 02:03 PM
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I'm right there with you!!! Lots of abdominal discomfort. Trying to drink soooo much water to help out the situation, but don't get much relief. Hope you get some relief soon.
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July 12th, 2010, 03:08 PM
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That sounds like gas. I get that sometimes - and ouch! Hopefully it won't last long for you.
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July 12th, 2010, 08:11 PM
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I'm right there with you with the gas and CONSTIPATION!!

honestly the first 10 weeks I was soo regular I was soo proud of myself...thinking I'm not the typical constipated preggo lady!!

BUT THEN, god wanted to trick me so by 12 weeks I have been NOTHING but constipated, GASSY and some weird weird sounds coming from my tummy! LOVELY!
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