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Im almost 39 weeks along and I have went poop like 3 times today and its not normal color its like almost black... why is that? And why so often? I usually just go 1 time a day but the past couple days its been 3-4 times a day...

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TatymMommi

Asked by TatymMommi at 8:26 PM on Apr. 28, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • you're probably getting ready for labor. The body tends to "clean itself out" before real labor begins. Congratulations!!
    bloomsr

    Answer by bloomsr at 8:28 PM on Apr. 28, 2011

  • Sometimes when you are getting ready to deliver your body starts cleaning itself out.
    Melbornj

    Answer by Melbornj at 8:28 PM on Apr. 28, 2011

  • Thats what i was thinking but this one is completely different than when i was pregnant with my son... With him i stayed backed up and only went 1 time a day till the day he was born... i know that no one will know but usually how long after does labor start? I was induced with my son and will be induced due to medical reasons with this one if she is not here by monday
    TatymMommi

    Comment by TatymMommi (original poster) at 8:36 PM on Apr. 28, 2011

  • Yep pooping is a sign of labor. I know when I went into labor with dd I was pooping like 2x an hour. lol
    babygirl0782

    Answer by babygirl0782 at 8:40 PM on Apr. 28, 2011

  • im not sure why your going so often, because i was induced so i dont know what its like to go into labor on your own, but i know the prenatal vitamins can turn the color or your poop
    MaciesMommy09

    Answer by MaciesMommy09 at 8:48 PM on Apr. 28, 2011

  • Getting ready for labor :)
    anfisasmommy

    Answer by anfisasmommy at 8:48 PM on Apr. 28, 2011

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