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what are the most common signs of labor? adult content

ive been having bad back pain and abdomenal cramping for the past 2 hours. the back pain is the worst ive ever felt and the abdomenal cramps hurt but not really bad. for the past week ive seen discharge that was clear and gooey come out in strings. i am also 351/2 weeks pregnant oh yeah had sex like 2 1/2 hours ago. could this be me going into labor or something.

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kstills

Asked by kstills at 11:26 PM on Sep. 5, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • time the pain, it could be contractions. also, since you haven't hit 37 weeks yet you should call L&D and see what they have to say. They might want to stop you from going in to labor.
    rhianna1708

    Answer by rhianna1708 at 11:29 PM on Sep. 5, 2010

  • You want to slow this down and let your baby stay in there. You are probably having normal contractions caused from orgasm.

    Drink a bunch of water
    soak in a warm bath
    rest-- go to bed after your bath

    if the cramps start to feel like your period and get stronger and closer together, call your doc/midwife. If there is bright red blood, call.
    ecodani

    Answer by ecodani at 11:30 PM on Sep. 5, 2010

  • um yeah lol you probably passing the mucus plug the goo you are talking about umm the pain probably... uhh if the pan comes and goes and starts to get to about 8-5 min apart.... depending on how far you have to go to deliver and whether you want an epidural then you should go in.
    agriffinmom4

    Answer by agriffinmom4 at 11:31 PM on Sep. 5, 2010

  • your only 35 weeks? dont sit around and time it....go to the hospital! if your in labor they need to stop it for atleast a couple weeks.
    cassie_m

    Answer by cassie_m at 11:46 PM on Sep. 5, 2010

  • That was propably your mucus plug.. I had back labor, and cramping in my abdomal section.. and haveing sex can put into labor.. You should time the pain when it comes and goes.. if they are close together you should call.. GL with everything..
    AirforceWife654

    Answer by AirforceWife654 at 11:51 PM on Sep. 5, 2010

  • when i was nine months everytime i had sex i had contractions every single time my doctor siad its because when your plug comes out the sperm starts contractions
    cielo1

    Answer by cielo1 at 11:59 PM on Sep. 5, 2010

  • sounds like the being rest and see what happens if it still feels the same go to lnd or call your ob good luck
    mommyny6

    Answer by mommyny6 at 2:40 AM on Sep. 6, 2010

  • sounds like good solid braxton hicks... I'd drink a bunch of water and lie down. If they don't settle down, call your doc
    lovinangels

    Answer by lovinangels at 3:45 PM on Sep. 6, 2010

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