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Did your sinuses act up when you were pregnant?

My sinuses are all crazy! lol. What other symptoms did you get when you were pregnant? Thanks ladies!

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Asked by Sherrae at 12:40 PM on Jun. 19, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • Yes, I had 2 sinus infections while pregnant.

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 12:45 PM on Jun. 19, 2010

  • it's called pregnancy rhinitis and it does suck to say the least. your body is producing more estrogen which causes more mucus production

    Answer by aliishott2 at 12:50 PM on Jun. 19, 2010

  • Yep. I haven't ever gotten any infections, but I'm always sneezing like crazy!

    Answer by SabrinaMBowen at 12:51 PM on Jun. 19, 2010

  • mine have been completely out of whack since i was about 8 weeks. they constantly bleed.

    Answer by jennifer588 at 1:10 PM on Jun. 19, 2010

  • Yes, I hate it. I keep waking up with a sore throat every morning because of it.

    Answer by mrsbean08 at 1:36 PM on Jun. 19, 2010

  • Yup. I also had problems with my gums being really sensitive and bleeding every time I brushed despite the fact that I have good oral hygiene.

    Answer by kittyhasclaws at 2:15 PM on Jun. 19, 2010

  • im having sinus problems too and im 9 weeks and 1 day

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:02 PM on Jun. 19, 2010

  • Oddly I never had sinus issues while pregnant. I have them now and had them before and between each pregnancy though...

    Answer by truetigress at 5:45 PM on Jun. 19, 2010

  • I think I have had every symptom so far except hemmorhoids(knock on wood) the sinus congestion has been just neverending and it is def from the pregnancy....what my body has done all on its own that is so "textbook" for the pregnancy has truly amazed me and has given me a whole new respect for mother nature! our bodies are amazing things! horrible sinus congestion, acne appearing out of no where, swollen feet and all!

    Answer by mysilentmorning at 6:16 PM on Jun. 19, 2010

  • Yes, my sinuses were horrible during my entire pregnancy.

    Answer by coppersoul at 9:59 PM on Jun. 19, 2010

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