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Is cramps at 5 weeks pregnant common?

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staceymurph87

Asked by staceymurph87 at 5:36 PM on Mar. 28, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • I've always cramped in early pregnancy.
    ArmyWifeAshlie

    Answer by ArmyWifeAshlie at 5:38 PM on Mar. 28, 2011

  • i cramped when i was 5 weeks because our uterus is stretching and growing
    mamawilbur

    Answer by mamawilbur at 5:40 PM on Mar. 28, 2011

  • ok. i've had to failed pregnancies before this and all this is new to me
    staceymurph87

    Comment by staceymurph87 (original poster) at 5:43 PM on Mar. 28, 2011

  • Yes. It is the uterus stretching. As long as it is not sharp cramping and is not accompanied by bleeding there is usually no reason to worry.

    I had a miscarriage in January so I understand being scared. I am 5 weeks pregnant as well and a nervous wreck!
    miasmommy21407

    Answer by miasmommy21407 at 11:39 PM on Mar. 28, 2011

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