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Pregnant, having irregular contractions, sever back pain, headaches. Is it normal?

hi, i am 32 +6 days pregnant have been having irregular contractions for a week and half accompanied with severe back pain and massive pressure from down below and ex tream pelvic pains , i have been sick today then was accompanied with headaches and hip pain have weird sensation on my thigh down words, this is my second pregnancy did not experience this with my first but had pre-eclpamsia during the last stages of pregnancy could you please advise me on what could be happening or if what am experiencing is normal
Asked On : Sun, 14 Apr 2013
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Occasional contractions of the mild sort are usual at this stage of pregnancy and unless accompanied by any other disturbance are relived by rest. Since you have a history of pre-eclampsia in your past pregnancy and these contractions are accompanied by pelvic and back pain, you should contact your obstetrician immediately. As you also have a headache, your blood pressure as well as your uterine activity should be monitored. You could be going into pre-labor as well. Please get further advice from your doctor. Take bed rest in left lateral position and avoid anxiety. Wish you safe motherhood.
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