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Have you ever experienced fetal hiccups?

I am 27 weeks pregnant. I know fetal hiccups is normal but it can go on for hours!!!!!!! What do you do when youfeel this?

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emilysmom1966

Asked by emilysmom1966 at 2:51 AM on Mar. 20, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • I have enjoyed them.
    :-)
    doulala

    Answer by doulala at 2:53 AM on Mar. 20, 2011

  • I've never felt them for hours nonstop.  They feel weird to me so when it starts happening I change positions.  Luckily that helps, lol.

    MrsHouston47302

    Answer by MrsHouston47302 at 2:53 AM on Mar. 20, 2011

  • Yes my baby constantly gets hiccups! It's really inconvineant when I am trying to sleep lol I just deal with it I don't know what else to really do...
    kayaiden8907

    Answer by kayaiden8907 at 2:54 AM on Mar. 20, 2011

  • I after a while just ignore them.
    prissysayshi

    Answer by prissysayshi at 2:54 AM on Mar. 20, 2011

  • Normal. =) They're actually good for Baby, because they help strengthen his/her diaphragm, so that she can breathe when she comes out.
    musicpisces

    Answer by musicpisces at 2:57 AM on Mar. 20, 2011

  • ds had them all the time. Cherish it!
    p.b.

    Answer by p.b. at 3:07 AM on Mar. 20, 2011

  • So cute. Enjoy........
    AnuMeha

    Answer by AnuMeha at 3:09 AM on Mar. 20, 2011

  • *I* would get them all the time when I was pregnant with my daughter. She'd get them so bad *my* whole body would shake. She's now 4 and had a *really* good set of lungs on her. We're constantly telling her to turn her volume down.

    Seems pretty normal to me. I always had a copy of What to Expect When Your Expetcting handy, and had no problems calling my doctor's office at 2 in the morning. Thankfully they have an answering service, are right next to the hospital, and always have an on-call doctor.
    Rosehawk

    Answer by Rosehawk at 3:40 AM on Mar. 20, 2011

  • LOL, I experienced them all the time with both kids....I loved watching my tummy jump =)
    mainemusicmaker

    Answer by mainemusicmaker at 7:23 AM on Mar. 20, 2011

  • My last baby used to get them ALL the time! She was an active little bugger too! :)
    PrincessPeach06

    Answer by PrincessPeach06 at 10:31 AM on Mar. 20, 2011

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