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Why when I get up from lying or sitting or bend over to pick something up do I get contractions? I get them almost every time I do any of that!34.5weeks

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randilinn

Asked by randilinn at 3:25 PM on Jun. 23, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • are you dehydrated at all? you can supplement with a good calcium magnesium powder. you are getting closer. your uterus may be getting tired. make sure you are getting enough water, about 2 liters or more. good luck mama!!!
    happy2bmom25

    Answer by happy2bmom25 at 3:35 PM on Jun. 23, 2010

  • yes i am well hydrated I have been batteling these contractions since 16 weeks but they have become so bad even down to 5 min apart and my doctor has never told me anything about this calcium magnesium stuff.. why wouldn't she have told me something that would make things better?
    randilinn

    Answer by randilinn at 3:45 PM on Jun. 23, 2010

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