Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

what do back contractions feel like??

i think i may be having them im starting to freak out a little bit.lol

Answer Question
 
want2bamommy780

Asked by want2bamommy780 at 3:15 PM on May. 24, 2009 in Pregnancy

Level 4 (45 Credits)
Answers (1)
  • First off don't freak. Secondly they start in the front and then move to the back. It feels like a horrible backache. It will last for 30 to 45 seconds then go away and you will have a lingering pain in your back until the next one but its nothing you cant handle, it kind of feels like you slept wrong. Now its not back contractions as they happen in the front its back labor and the contractions cause it. If you can time it out and it is coming and going then get a stop watch and start timing. Once they get 5 minutes apart then you can call the hospital or your doctor.
    brailynsmama08

    Answer by brailynsmama08 at 3:21 PM on May. 24, 2009

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.
close Join now to connect to
other members!
Connect with Facebook or Sign Up Using Email

Already Joined? LOG IN