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Has anyone been dealing with not having any energy during pregnancy? I have been dealing with that. My midwife told me about Emergen-C. It's helped but only for a little bit then I want to sleep.

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Asked by jdzamko at 3:05 PM on Mar. 9, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • that's pretty normal during pregnancy. I would suggest resting.

    Answer by lowencope at 3:22 PM on Mar. 9, 2011

  • Im 6months pg and want to go to sleep right now!

    Answer by zperez0809 at 3:22 PM on Mar. 9, 2011

  • for the past month ive been so tired all day no energy im 15 wks prego.

    Answer by tomsjennabean at 3:25 PM on Mar. 9, 2011

  • im tired all the time also and im 5 and a half months

    Answer by michellesgirls2 at 3:26 PM on Mar. 9, 2011

  • Definitally yes. I am always so tired to the pount that i dont want to do anythin. Likeall i really want to do is lay in the bed, But that is impossiable for me to do with a 1y/o

    Answer by BUTTERFLY463 at 3:53 PM on Mar. 9, 2011

  • I was the same way til I was about 32weeks. Its annoying, but at the same time it makes you a great incubator. Good luck, and congratulations!

    Answer by sissy0604 at 4:09 PM on Mar. 9, 2011

  • Yes. All normal. We are growing whole people inside us! Also I have a 2yo & 4yo to run after all day. And I agree about the EmergenC thats why I was told to take it 3x's a day.

    Answer by mslksdh at 4:58 PM on Mar. 9, 2011

  • I like EmergenC. I worked out a lot when I was pregnant and I think it actually upped my energy levels.

    Answer by PhilsBabyMama at 9:24 PM on Mar. 9, 2011

  • Make sure that your IRON levels in your blood are normal! ( If not, it's likely you'll not have energy to get through your daily tasks...) It's not an expensive test (less than $40 from most labs), and the results are the same day. The only thing you'll need is a work order from your Midwife, so see if she thinks the test is necessary.

    Answer by GoodyBrook at 12:43 AM on Mar. 10, 2011

  • It is normal. Just eat well and drink plenty of water.

    Answer by momoflilangel at 7:16 PM on Mar. 10, 2011

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