Aa
A
A
A
Close
Pregnancy: Oct 2017 Babies Community
122 Members
Avatar universal

Braxton Hicks 20 weeks

I'm only 20 weeks along and last night I was having quite a bit of "semi contractions" I'm guessing Braxton Hicks. I have 1 child so I know the feeling of real labor and contractions but wow anyone else experiencing this at an early stage?
3 Responses
Avatar universal
I have and I'm not that far away ether ... I'm 28 weeks and there's days that I have to just take a breather because it's so uncomfortable but I'm scared to tell my OB because I don't like when they check me down there lol I've been having some pain down there that's really hard for me to even walk .. ugh .. but I'm guessing it's normal as long as it doesn't get stronger and frequent.
Avatar universal
Same here im 28 weeks and mine started at about 22 weeks. This is my 2nd baby as well and i didnt feel them this early with my daughter. Some days i feel it all day long  throughout the day.
Avatar universal
Second baby for me too, have A LOT of braxton hicks with this one. I've found just taking it easy and drinking TONS of water helps keep them away. Good luck!
Have an Answer?
Top Pregnancy Answerers
278664 tn?1319843759
Salt Lake City, UT
Avatar universal
salinas, CA
Learn About Top Answerers
Didn't find the answer you were looking for?
Ask a question
Popular Resources
Get information and tips on how to help you choose the right place to deliver your baby.
Get the facts on how twins and multiples are formed and your chance of carrying more than one baby at a time.
Learn about the risks and benefits of circumcision.
What to expect during the first hours after delivery.
Learn about early screening and test options for your pregnancy.
Learn about testing and treatment for GBS bacterium.