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what could this be??

im currently 24 weeks pregnant and for the past hour i have felt a little light headed expecially when standing up and i have some tightness feeling in my chest, i was thinking it may be gas built up but i dunno, what should i do?

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mom24147

Asked by mom24147 at 6:01 PM on Jan. 20, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • When the baby drops down into your pelvis I would bet that these things go away.
    When I was pregnant I got lightheaded and had a lot of discomfort because the baby was crowding my lungs and stomach and whatever else got rearranged in my body.
    Laila-May

    Answer by Laila-May at 6:03 PM on Jan. 20, 2010

  • i had that feeling a lot in the last couple weeks of my pregnancy and it turned out to be preeclampsia with severly high blood pressure. definitely something to bring up to your doc.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:59 PM on Jan. 20, 2010

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