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is it normal?

im 21 weeks pregnant and was wondring, is it normal to have a dull ache/cramp in your side?

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prego_jessi

Asked by prego_jessi at 9:12 PM on Jul. 28, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • Yep

    That is from everything inside having to shift around to make room for the growing baby. I had the worst chest pains and rib pains. My DD loved sticking her toes in my ribs...hurt like hell
    Maureen-MD

    Answer by Maureen-MD at 9:14 PM on Jul. 28, 2010

  • Yes. Your muscles are stretching and things are moving around. Usually aches come and go and are completely normal. If the ache turns into pain, becomes unbearable, or you start to worry, bring it up to your doc/midwife. They would be able to help relieve any fears.
    Suz_and_Ash

    Answer by Suz_and_Ash at 9:15 PM on Jul. 28, 2010

  • Your body is changing, stretching and accommodating your baby. I had aches in my sides frequently. Especially with my 1st DD. She sat so high that she ended up spreading my ribcage out 3"! But, if you are concerned, call your doctor or his nurse.
    specialwingz

    Answer by specialwingz at 9:16 PM on Jul. 28, 2010

  • yes
    DeeMarie87

    Answer by DeeMarie87 at 9:18 PM on Jul. 28, 2010

  • Yes
    pinkdragon36

    Answer by pinkdragon36 at 9:22 PM on Jul. 28, 2010

  • Completely normal
    xxlilmomma09

    Answer by xxlilmomma09 at 9:23 PM on Jul. 28, 2010

  • yes definately!
    AshJoe05

    Answer by AshJoe05 at 9:37 PM on Jul. 28, 2010

  • Sounds like Gas to me.
    JazzlikeMraz

    Answer by JazzlikeMraz at 9:38 PM on Jul. 28, 2010

  • Yes, i had those with all 3 of my girls....
    beeandlacismom

    Answer by beeandlacismom at 9:48 PM on Jul. 28, 2010

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