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is it normal...

for you first period after having your baby, that your cramps were so bad they felt like labor pains? :( I'm in SO much pain!! Please help.

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shessohippie

Asked by shessohippie at 8:56 AM on Apr. 28, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Take some tylenol or motrin or midol. My first period was a killer too. Try lower back massage as well and using warm compresses on your lower stomach.
    brailynsmama08

    Answer by brailynsmama08 at 8:59 AM on Apr. 28, 2009

  • yeah my first period was so bad i drove myself to the emergency room screaming/crying the whole way.... the nurse thought i was in labor but of course no baby lol they said it was because i had a c section!!! who knows i know it hurt like hell! you can double back on ib profen and tylenol take the ib profen every 6hrs and tylenol every 4 but 2hrs apart from each other!!!!! anyways hope you feel better!
    chloeconnor

    Answer by chloeconnor at 9:52 AM on Apr. 28, 2009

  • It's also A LOT heavier than it usually is. Don't worry it'll get better after the 3rd one haha.
    cynprz

    Answer by cynprz at 10:28 AM on Apr. 28, 2009

  • Tylenol Arthritis and a heating pad (for back and tummy) worked wonders for me lol.
    ShadowRaven

    Answer by ShadowRaven at 1:33 PM on Apr. 28, 2009

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