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What do real contractions feel like?

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Asked by Anonymous at 4:06 PM on Dec. 6, 2008 in Pregnancy

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  • BAD menstrual cramps in your tummy and back!

    Answer by Amber1109 at 4:07 PM on Dec. 6, 2008

  • its like menstual cramps youve never felt b4

    Answer by vadasmom at 4:08 PM on Dec. 6, 2008

  • I had this feeling of being punched real hard in the stomach like it knocked the wind out of that a contraction or what?

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:10 PM on Dec. 6, 2008

  • That sounds like the baby kicked you in the diaphram. My son did that a few times while I was pregnant...

    Answer by MommyKimi at 4:55 PM on Dec. 6, 2008

  • like the strongest and dullest menstral cramps you'll ever have. Seriously though, it isn't THAT bad. I had back labor for a day before the kid turned and it wasn't that bad. It will all depend on your level of pain tolerance.

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:13 PM on Dec. 6, 2008

  • That could be contractions if it is steady and gets longer, stronger, and closer together. I have heard some women describe contractions like getting kicked or punched in the stomach.

    Answer by beckcorc at 8:25 PM on Dec. 6, 2008

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