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So as of last week I have only gained 17 pounds my whole pregnancy. (im 36 weeks) well today at the doctor they said i gained 4 pounds since last friday. Is that normal? whats goin on here?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 10:23 PM on Jan. 9, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • yep, it's normal to gain 1 lb a week at the end :)
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:23 PM on Jan. 9, 2009

  • but 4 in 1 week?? im ok with 1 or 2 but how does 4 happen?!!?
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:24 PM on Jan. 9, 2009

  • You will gain the most weight in the last trimester of your pregnancy, so yup......4lbs in 1wk is normal
    TheDiva320

    Answer by TheDiva320 at 10:25 PM on Jan. 9, 2009

  • mmmmhm. i once gained 11 in 3 weeks during my last trimester
    aliciatron

    Answer by aliciatron at 10:37 PM on Jan. 9, 2009

  • lol..i WISH i gained that little amount.. im 6 1/2 months and already gained 40lbs!!
    tnteaton

    Answer by tnteaton at 10:40 PM on Jan. 9, 2009

  • How is your blood pressure? If you blood pressure is fine then its fine. Could just be regular old water retention.
    Mom2SKMB

    Answer by Mom2SKMB at 10:48 PM on Jan. 9, 2009

  • Yep... I am kinda with you. I been gaining 1 pound to a 1 1/2 the last 3 weeks. I hate it. But the baby really putting on weight suddenly as well. I do also have GD.
    MommyPeck3

    Answer by MommyPeck3 at 10:51 PM on Jan. 9, 2009

  • dont worry tnt, i gained almost 70 my whole pregnancy!
    aliciatron

    Answer by aliciatron at 11:17 PM on Jan. 9, 2009

  • lol..im not worrying im just noticing that im 40lbs from 200 and have a couple of more months to go..the thoought of almost hitting 200lbs is what freaks me out not how much ive gained if that makes sence..i was always 98lbs my whole teenage life till i got preggo when i was 19
    tnteaton

    Answer by tnteaton at 2:54 AM on Jan. 10, 2009

  • i gained 60lbs w my other 2 daughters
    tnteaton

    Answer by tnteaton at 2:55 AM on Jan. 10, 2009

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