bad period cramps :/ willow8 Portland, Oregon 265 posts
26th Mar '13

39 weeks 2 days and having bad period cramps in my lower abdomen:/ how do you make them go away?! They come and go and there close, not miserable yet just feels like bad cramps, what is it?!

Squeaky McGee [13 wks] Due May 7; 2 kids; 3 angel babies; Indiana 65510 posts
status 26th Mar '13

Could be the start of labor. That's how mine started. I was 39 weeks and 2 days as well.

*~AngelEyes~* 2 kids; 1 angel baby; Memphis, Tennessee 10593 posts
26th Mar '13

on a scale of 1-10 how bad, and how far apart are they? Sounds like contractions. Have you tried drinking water and laying down for a while?

Emily M Smith 18 kids; Wisconsin 432 posts
26th Mar '13

Start timing sounds like the start of labor...good luck:-)

Little Bit's Momma Due October 21 (boy); 33 kids; North Richland Hills, Texas 7479 posts
26th Mar '13

sounds like contractions haha. You don't make them go away. Start timing and watching

willow8 Portland, Oregon 265 posts
26th Mar '13

They just started and yea ive been drinking water and im laying back. Its nice when there gone but when they come back its so uncomfortable:/

Tabitha Braden Due May 30 (girl); 1 child; Tennessee 4 posts
26th Mar '13

It does sound like contractions i started having them at 27 weeks and they have had to stop them 2 times and i still have them but when they start i take tylenol and drink a lot of water and laydown and that will help some but if they dont stop soon callur doctor