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is it possible to have have small contractions at 31 weeks?

i think ive been having contractions

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johnandtabby

Asked by johnandtabby at 1:49 PM on Aug. 7, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • yes! it is possible to have strong contractions at 31 weeks too!
    it is still early though, you may want to rest and drink some water!!!
    happy2bmom25

    Answer by happy2bmom25 at 1:53 PM on Aug. 7, 2010

  • Yes.. It is but you may be having a premature pregnancy
    janieishappy

    Answer by janieishappy at 1:57 PM on Aug. 7, 2010

  • Yes, in fact a CM mommy that is 31 weeks went to the hospital last night because she was having premature labor. She is doing well now because they gave her something to stop the contractions. Call your Dr immediately, good luck:)
    shanlaree

    Answer by shanlaree at 2:09 PM on Aug. 7, 2010

  • Yes, it's more than possible. Call your doctor!
    SabrinaMBowen

    Answer by SabrinaMBowen at 2:18 PM on Aug. 7, 2010

  • Oh,yes! You need to get into see your OB asap! 31 weeks is too soon!
    My dd was born at 31 weeks,not good.(she has turned out perfect but she was 31/2 lbs at birth.
    momthruivf

    Answer by momthruivf at 2:41 PM on Aug. 7, 2010

  • If they are irregular and don't follow any pattern, you might be having Braxton Hicks contractions.
    HotMama330

    Answer by HotMama330 at 3:32 PM on Aug. 7, 2010

  • well it's normal to have braxton hicks (false labor contractions) at 31 weeks, but if you are having them frequently you should mention it to your midwife or dr. :)
    Stefanie83

    Answer by Stefanie83 at 3:38 PM on Aug. 7, 2010

  • anything is possible
    SwtSnowflake2

    Answer by SwtSnowflake2 at 4:35 PM on Aug. 7, 2010

  • They could be Braxton Hicks.. if they aren't regular.
    MKSers

    Answer by MKSers at 6:08 PM on Aug. 7, 2010

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