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contraction question?

Can real contractions feel like a ton of pressure while the stomach gets tight?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 11:36 AM on Apr. 27, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • Real contractions feel like a ton of things all at once. Bad cramps, gas pains, pressure, back pain and everything else. If they are getting closer and stronger and not going away if you lay down for 2 hours then its possibly real labor. Braxton hicks can also cause a ton of pressure depending on how the baby is laying. Real ones will increase and become stronger to the point you cant talk or anything all you can do is breathe.
    brailynsmama08

    Answer by brailynsmama08 at 11:38 AM on Apr. 27, 2009

  • mine are 4min apart
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:40 AM on Apr. 27, 2009

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