Pregnant and constipated

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Avatar f tn It's a Fleet Saline Enema and it's safe! That the brand they use for pregnant women in the hospital and it works IMMEDIATELY!!!
Avatar f tn Hello ladys i am 28. And i have recently found out i am pregnant on the 15th of January. Is going to be my first baby! So all this feelings are new to me. I am currently at 6 weeks and 1 day. Last week which was week 5 i was cramping bad. It would last for 10 to 15 seconds :( and now for the past 2 days i feel constipated. Is all this normal? I dont know what to expect. I am scared and nervous. I have my first ob apt on the 9th of February. It just seems so long of a wait.
Avatar n tn a thermometer and insert it in the butt it sounds by but its like enema i promise u may bot want to do it but ask a doctor it works i have three children and pregnant with my fourth and i have done this with all three of mine .
Avatar f tn Is it safe to take fiber capsules when pregnant?
10125929 tn?1408036260 Hello. I'm 8 weeks pregnant with first baby and I'm constipated. Can I take something to help me. Or will it harm the baby. I'm so scared I might do something wrong.
Avatar n tn I'm only 5 weeks pregnant but so constipated! Pre-pregnancy I was very regular but things have pretty much stopped. Lol is anyone else experiencing this? what are the safe treatments? Any suggestions wecome! Thanks!
Avatar f tn Drink more water and if worse comes to worse get a stool softener(look up whats okay to take while pregnant).....Don't push too hard!! Sounds silly but relax, inhale through your nose and exhale out of your mouth. This relaxes everything and makes it easier to go.
Avatar f tn Oh! I should also add that you SHOULD NOT take anything over the counter to increase bowel movements until you speak with your OBGYN. This includes anything natural like milk of magnesium or anything similar.
Avatar f tn I'm only 8 weeks pregnant but I am so constipated and bloated I look at least 4 months pregnant. It's painful and extremely uncomfortable. What do I do? What can I take?
7045779 tn?1394741565 I am now in my second trimester and do not get constipated anymore, but a lot of it probably has to do with me drinking a crap ton of water everyday. Good luck, I know how bad it *****!
6778631 tn?1396410723 I had the same problem when pregnant. I now have 2 kiwis and a half of banana every morning and its the best thing I've tried.
Avatar f tn Oh honey I was constipated so bad and had to drive to Detroit for a wedding around that same week in my pregnancy. Hurt so bad and I almost had to go to the hospital. I had to drink water mixed with miralax my OB said it was safe.
9156053 tn?1406063254 Try sitting on an exercise ball and concentrate. It provides good posture and then voala! The urge to poop comes. Im doing that also since my aunt was doing it when shes pregnant. Drink lots of water too and fruits.
Avatar f tn Hi lady's I'm pregnant and I'm super constipated, I'm not been able to use the laboratory in three days, wich that is the longest I can ever remember, I'm pretty much healthy, I eat vegan/vegetarian most of the time, meat only once a week, eight glasses of water I drink a day, I don't drink sodas or eat any prosses food. Before my pregnancy I was going to the laboratory three to four times always in the morning, now I can't even go and when I try is painful, I don't know what to do?
Avatar f tn Hi, I'm 35 weeks pregnant and I am badly backed up maybe to the point of an impaction. If I go into labor would there be Any complications pushing or blocking her from coming out?
Avatar f tn When I first got pregnant I didn't poop for weeks to the point too where it started hurting me (do to the meds they had me on) it finally happened one day but I still get constipated all the time.
5875562 tn?1410902486 Any of u ladies pregnant or been prego and was constipated if yes what did u do
Avatar n tn I need some advice. I am 32 weeks and 1 day pregnant. I am very constipated, sorry if this is TMI. What can I take? The Dr gave me a list that only had Metamucil on it but I remember there was something else you could take. Dulcolax or something like that. Please let me know. I drink the right amount of water and have raisen bran cereal every morning and it is no doing nothing. As soon as I get information, I am running to the store. Help!!!!
Avatar f tn Need some suggestions you guys... im 29 weeks pregnant and i am constipated and have been for 3 weeks now. I have tried everything, even what the doc told me to do. I am miserable. What else is there to do about my problem?
Avatar f tn I'm 6 weeks pregnant and I'm very bloated and constipated.
Avatar f tn Hey I am 7 weeks Pregnant And I am constipated. I am miserable. Any advice?