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Ok I think labor but I'm not 100% sure?

This is my 3rd kid. However I've gone into early labor once, and have been having back labor since. Which feels different. I'm 37 1/2 weeks and My back speradically kills then ther is a tightening in my stomache and a sharp pain in my left leg has any one had this happen?


Asked by hot-mama86 at 6:09 AM on Mar. 26, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • It sounds like you are having contractions (perhaps the pain in your leg is due to the contractions or baby putting pressure on a nerve?). If the pain and tightening occur 5-6 minutes a part for 45 minutes or more, you may be in active labor.

    Answer by NovemberLove at 6:56 AM on Mar. 26, 2009

  • Hmm I'm 37 1/2 weeks also...and I have not experienced should call your doctor just to be on the safe side.

    Answer by jdbrown21 at 6:12 AM on Mar. 26, 2009

  • Ok I called the doc and am waiting for call back nurse said lie down wait 30 mins see if it stops if not and i haven't heard back call her

    Answer by hot-mama86 at 6:25 AM on Mar. 26, 2009

  • I talked to my doc. She said since I only had 6 in an not to worry. If I have 10 or the pain incresses to go in Thank you I was kinda freaked

    Answer by hot-mama86 at 7:36 PM on Mar. 26, 2009