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what do contractions feel like?

im only 26 weeks along with twins and sometimes i get like this weird pressure and my stomach kind of tightens up. it doesnt happen that often but it feels weird.


Asked by mauricellaf at 3:38 PM on Sep. 24, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • it might be braxton hicks contractions.. I had those a couple of times when I was 26 wks to 34 wks.. the REAL contractions hurt like hell.. you'll know when your having the real ones.. your belly will tighten up and cramp like feeling will happen..just like a period cramp just 10X worse..

    Answer by AirforceWife654 at 3:41 PM on Sep. 24, 2010

  • Like intense, deep menstrual cramps

    Answer by mompam at 3:39 PM on Sep. 24, 2010

  • that sounds like Braxton Hicks

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 3:41 PM on Sep. 24, 2010

  • non of my contractions felt like those...My stomach just got real tight and i just felt an intense pressure downstairs. Not so much painful just felt like needing to take a big #2

    Answer by chanelsparkels at 3:46 PM on Sep. 24, 2010