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Sweet smelling discharge?? +Sunshine+ 2 kids; Texas 4149 posts
12th Jul '11

I don't know if it's normal or not ...



But I am having a sweet smelling discharge. Not alot, just enough though to have like a "wet" feeling down there.



Is this normal?? I am 7 months (29 weeks)

TommysMommy Due August 1 (boy); Illinois 580 posts
12th Jul '11

I have had ALOT of discharge and it always has a sweet smell...doctor says it's normal.

mommy5916 Due October 7 (girl); 5 kids; California 2888 posts
12th Jul '11

um i would go in if it smells sweet it could be your water

applelove 1 child; auburn, CA, United States 6529 posts
12th Jul '11

I have heard that if your leaking fluid it can smell sweet, so you might want to go in to the dr. Did you have any procedures or anything that could cause leaking fluid

3.24.10☀9.10.11☀12.12.14 Due December 12 (girl); 2 kids; 2 angel babies; Oregon 3490 posts
status 12th Jul '11

I've heard amniotic fluid has a sweet smell. You could have a slow leak, I would get it checked out.

+Sunshine+ 2 kids; Texas 4149 posts
12th Jul '11
Quoting TommysMommy:" I have had ALOT of discharge and it always has a sweet smell...doctor says it's normal. "



Oh okay. Glad it's normal. I really don't wanna drive 30 miles just to ask have my doctor to tell me that it's normal. LoL

+Sunshine+ 2 kids; Texas 4149 posts
12th Jul '11
Quoting mommy4916:" um i would go in if it smells sweet it could be your water"



Really?? Even though it's kinda thick, and is just white?? I thought it would look like regular water.



(I had my water broke for me for my first, so I never knew what my water looks like. )

+Sunshine+ 2 kids; Texas 4149 posts
12th Jul '11
Quoting babyblock:" I have heard that if your leaking fluid it can smell sweet, so you might want to go in to the dr. Did you have any procedures or anything that could cause leaking fluid"



No. No procedures. Everything has been normal. Just took my glucose test Thursday.



I hope it's not my water. I'm wayyy too early.



I guess I can wait a few more hours, then try to call my OB.

applelove 1 child; auburn, CA, United States 6529 posts
12th Jul '11
Quoting +Sunshine+:" Really?? Even though it's kinda thick, and is just white?? I thought it would look like regular water. (I had my water broke for me for my first, so I never knew what my water looks like. )"


No if its thick its probably pretty normal but if its thin it could be amniotic fluid it looks like water, well when I leaked some it looked like water.

TommysMommy Due August 1 (boy); Illinois 580 posts
12th Jul '11
Quoting +Sunshine+:" Oh okay. Glad it's normal. I really don't wanna drive 30 miles just to ask have my doctor to tell me that it's normal. LoL"


Yes I had this type of discharge very early on and throughout my whole pregnancy so I was concerned and asked early on. Doctor also said it depends on what we eat that day that could make it more potent than other days.

+Sunshine+ 2 kids; Texas 4149 posts
12th Jul '11
Quoting babyblock:" No if its thick its probably pretty normal but if its thin it could be amniotic fluid it looks like water, well when I leaked some it looked like water."



Yeah it's kinda thick. Idk how to describe it.



Thicker than water, but thinner then yogurt I guess?? LoL. Idk how else to explain it.

+Sunshine+ 2 kids; Texas 4149 posts
12th Jul '11
Quoting TommysMommy:" Yes I had this type of discharge very early on and throughout my whole pregnancy so I was concerned ... [snip!] ... and asked early on. Doctor also said it depends on what we eat that day that could make it more potent than other days. "



Well I kinda just noticed it today while I was cleaning.



Goshh I was worried and paranoid again for a while. LoL.

Necole Noche Due August 20; Honesdale, Pennsylvania 17 posts
12th Jul '11

Quoting +Sunshine+:" I don't know if it's normal or not ... But I am having a sweet smelling discharge. Not alot, just enough though to have like a "wet" feeling down there. Is this normal?? I am 7 months (29 weeks)"


i had the same thing going on but im only 26 weeks and yesterday 7/11/11 my dr. checked and told me it might be alittle yeast... she said i can wash with white vinegar and water...and also prescribed me some meds. to help...she said its normal for women to have discharge because there are mass amounts of estrogen.. and unfortunatly sometimes can turn into yeast infection :( i was afraid so i ask as much questions all the time..lol my first time! but i hope all is well jst ask dr. im sure ur ok...like im always told "you're pregnant, and its all part of the process" lol