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#1 Mummy Katelyn

Posted 20 February 2012 - 08:03 AM

Hi, I have a 3 days old and have been have these pains on my low tummy sad.gif. With DD I never had them. Please help me  mellow.gif. Thanks Katelyn

#2 Love my 2 babes

Posted 20 February 2012 - 08:12 AM

Your mid-wife or doctor should have told you about this, they are refered to as"after birth pains" and feel like period pain or maybe a bit more intense. Totally normal. I didnt have them with my first either but with my second wow! They were pretty bad but i took lots of panadol and i think they lasted less than a week from memory.
Hope you feel better soon.

#3 Mummy Katelyn

Posted 20 February 2012 - 08:14 AM

QUOTE (Love my 2 babes @ 20/02/2012, 08:42 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Your mid-wife or doctor should have told you about this, they are refered to as"after birth pains" and feel like period pain or maybe a bit more intense. Totally normal. I didnt have them with my first either but with my second wow! They were pretty bad but i took lots of panadol and i think they lasted less than a week from memory.
Hope you feel better soon.

Thanks!! Have to go out today so will get some panadol!!!

#4 Divine33

Posted 20 February 2012 - 08:16 AM

It's very normal with your second birth, panadol was my friend att laughing2.gif

#5 Mummy Katelyn

Posted 20 February 2012 - 08:17 AM

QUOTE (Divine53 @ 20/02/2012, 08:46 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
It's very normal with your second birth, panadol was my friend att laughing2.gif

LOL


#6 babycat

Posted 20 February 2012 - 08:27 AM

My after pains with DS 2 were almost as bad as my final stage contractions!!  My Ob's midwife suggested panadol and voltaren three times a day for a week, she said that they used to give women a shot of morphine!

#7 Mummy Katelyn

Posted 20 February 2012 - 08:31 AM

QUOTE (babycat @ 20/02/2012, 08:57 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
My after pains with DS 2 were almost as bad as my final stage contractions!!  My Ob's midwife suggested panadol and voltaren three times a day for a week, she said that they used to give women a shot of morphine!

I know so painful  mad.gif. Will buy sum voltaren!!!

#8 soontobegran

Posted 20 February 2012 - 08:36 AM

They usually don't wait until Day 3 but take comfort because they will be gone in a week 'ish' and it is a sign of your uterus involuting.
Panadol and Voltaren works like magic. original.gif

#9 Mummy Katelyn

Posted 20 February 2012 - 08:40 AM

QUOTE (soontobegran @ 20/02/2012, 09:06 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
They usually don't wait until Day 3 but take comfort because they will be gone in a week 'ish' and it is a sign of your uterus involuting.
Panadol and Voltaren works like magic. original.gif

Thanks. IS it Voltaren Cream or tablets??

#10 babycat

Posted 20 February 2012 - 08:46 AM

Definitely Voltaren tablets

#11 Mummy Katelyn

Posted 20 February 2012 - 08:49 AM

QUOTE (babycat @ 20/02/2012, 09:16 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Definitely Voltaren tablets

Cool Just had to check that!!! DF has the cream for his bad back rolleyes.gif !!!

#12 Starr Mum

Posted 21 February 2012 - 02:46 PM

Hi, Congrats on having you baby!!! After Birth Pain are soooo painful!! I had them with KAty and Emma (Katy was second and Emma was fourth born)!!! I had panadol and the pain was gone with in 4 days of having panadol original.gif Congrats again




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