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how long should contractions last?

ive been having bhc for weeks now, im 37 weeks. they usually last between 1 and 2 mins. but just now i had one that lasted 4 mins is that normal??

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momma_2b_2010

Asked by momma_2b_2010 at 12:43 AM on Jan. 28, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • 4 minutes in length, on-going? Or 4 minutes apart (break between)?

    doulala

    Answer by doulala at 12:48 AM on Jan. 28, 2010

  • I've never heard of continual 4 minute contraction, and this is my third pregnancy. I can't say it's indicative of anything wrong, per se, since I'm not a doctor or nurse, but it's certainly not typical.
    stargazer5585

    Answer by stargazer5585 at 12:53 AM on Jan. 28, 2010

  • it lasted 4 mins long, ive had a few like that over the past couple days. it will only happen once tho, then next one will be just a min long.
    momma_2b_2010

    Answer by momma_2b_2010 at 12:54 AM on Jan. 28, 2010

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