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Does a contraction feel like a tightening?

my stomach gets hard and tightens feels like i need to have a bowel movement...

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AutumnRylee

Asked by AutumnRylee at 12:05 AM on Nov. 12, 2013 in Pregnancy

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Answers (7)
  • Yes it feels like a really strong cramp.
    Ingrid1007

    Answer by Ingrid1007 at 12:36 AM on Nov. 12, 2013

  • Then I suggest you spend a little time on the toilet.
    PartyGalAnne

    Answer by PartyGalAnne at 12:56 AM on Nov. 12, 2013

  • Could be Braxton -Hicks
    how far along are you?
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 9:49 AM on Nov. 12, 2013

  • Yes. If the contractions are coming at a regular pace then it's time to call the Dr. for advice. Just and FYI, when the baby is close to crowning it feels like you need to have a BM. Just might want to put your hand down there to make sure you don't feel something weird first. LOL.
    QuinnMae

    Answer by QuinnMae at 10:04 AM on Nov. 12, 2013

  • It feels like nothing you have felt before unless you have had children. How are you now?
    staciandababy

    Answer by staciandababy at 11:44 AM on Nov. 12, 2013

  • pretty much
    2autisticsmom

    Answer by 2autisticsmom at 8:59 PM on Nov. 12, 2013

  • Yes
    escuchar

    Answer by escuchar at 12:02 AM on Mar. 5, 2014

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