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Pregnant, have heaviness in eyes, strain on keeping them down, have period like cramps, headache and dizzy spells. What can I expect?

Hi I m 36 weeks pregnant and my eyes are so heavy but im not tired I have to strain just to keep them open I keep getting this strong period like cramps just had a doc appointment and was told that im 80% effaced and babies head is down I was just wondering why my eyes feel so heavy and why the sudden headaches and dizzy spills
Asked On : Fri, 13 Jul 2012
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Hello. Welcome to hcm.
The symptoms might be just the strain but it can also be symptoms of pre eclampsia. I advice you to visit ER immedietly and get your vitals and blood checked. Only if everything is normal,you can take it as strain.
All the best
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