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Has anyone got the poops right before labor started???

I'm almost 39 weeks and I'm having diarrhia and now my belly gets tight every now and then!!!!! Beginning of labor?????????

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amylynn4919

Asked by amylynn4919 at 3:05 PM on Jun. 17, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • Yes it is!
    TheDiva320

    Answer by TheDiva320 at 3:06 PM on Jun. 17, 2010

  • That happened to me. I had started to have the runs then my contraction started to come closer and stronger.
    symle456

    Answer by symle456 at 3:07 PM on Jun. 17, 2010

  • Very well could be.. I have heard its quite common to experience diarrhea at the beginning of labor.
    AngeLnChainZ

    Answer by AngeLnChainZ at 3:07 PM on Jun. 17, 2010

  • Didin't happen to me personally, but it's a very common thing...sounds like early labor to me...but just remember...early labor can last days before active labor kicks in. Go for a walk or something to see if that keeps them going!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:11 PM on Jun. 17, 2010

  • I was the same way with both of my kids
    GiannisMomma

    Answer by GiannisMomma at 3:11 PM on Jun. 17, 2010

  • Yep, sure can be a sign! And a good thing too because its better to have all that out before you give birth,lol..otherwise it will come out then! awwwww...you must be so anxious now! Congradulations!
    I'm jealous..wish I was 39 weeks already, lol.
    kimberlyinberea

    Answer by kimberlyinberea at 3:19 PM on Jun. 17, 2010

  • Sounds like it! Good luck!
    xxlilmomma09

    Answer by xxlilmomma09 at 3:20 PM on Jun. 17, 2010

  • Never happened to me with my pregnancy's. but if you are getting cramping every know and then it could be the start of labor. Just keep and eye on them.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:31 PM on Jun. 17, 2010

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