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Is it normal?

At 38 weeks, is it normal to have the runs but be constipated at the same time? I've been feeling like I have to go to the bathroom (runs) but when I try to go I'm mostly constipated and whatever does come out is very lose like the runs.

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 11:27 PM on Jul. 6, 2011 in Pregnancy

Answers (4)
  • I'm pretty sure it's your body getting ready for labor. Good luck!
    Kword

    Answer by Kword at 11:28 PM on Jul. 6, 2011

  • It does sound normal to me.
    doulala

    Answer by doulala at 11:41 PM on Jul. 6, 2011

  • Probably getting ready for birth, but when in doubt call your ob.
    Amr515

    Answer by Amr515 at 11:51 PM on Jul. 6, 2011

  • It does sound like your body preparing for labor...if you have some handy, a bowl of raisin bran or other high fiber cereal, and a little extra water, may help get things moving more smoothly.
    terirose22

    Answer by terirose22 at 1:39 AM on Jul. 7, 2011

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