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How do I cure pregnancy insomnia?

I don't feel tired until 2 or 3 in the morning. I don't drink caffeine after 3pm, so I don't know what's going on. I've tried hot, decaf tea, benadryl, and warm milk and...nothing! I'm still wide awake!

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tiff4q

Asked by tiff4q at 11:59 PM on Mar. 23, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • can't help, I suffered with a "can't drag my butt out of bed" pregnancy.
    ElenaC419

    Answer by ElenaC419 at 12:01 AM on Mar. 24, 2011

  • I had the whole pregnancy insomnia thing my last pregnancy and I tried everything you mentioned and had no relief. I even had a few weeks of Ambien and that did nothing. I got over mine within a month or so, and hopefully the same will happen to you. Good luck.
    Nanixh

    Answer by Nanixh at 12:10 AM on Mar. 24, 2011

  • I cleaned my house or read a book.
    dustbunny

    Answer by dustbunny at 12:13 AM on Mar. 24, 2011

  • the best thing that helped me was to have the baby! .. sorry no help, good luck
    3HappylKidds

    Answer by 3HappylKidds at 12:31 AM on Mar. 24, 2011

  • sadly, its a huge part of pregnancy. it made both of mine so much worse. it would have been so much easier if i could sleep. It was terrible all around for me. I wanted to sleep and forget all my pain and morning sickness that lasted throughout the whole thing but insomnia killed me. Sorry, tough it out.
    fefe87

    Answer by fefe87 at 12:33 AM on Mar. 24, 2011

  • I'm going through the same thing. I was hoping to hear some good news but I suppose not. Luckily I only have two weeks left. Nine months of this has killed me!!!
    prissysayshi

    Answer by prissysayshi at 12:52 AM on Mar. 24, 2011

  • No help here I went threw the same thing!!
    DomsMama07

    Answer by DomsMama07 at 2:17 AM on Mar. 24, 2011

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