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Anybody else ridiculously gassy?

(6 Posts)
Cattleprod Mon 04-Jul-11 16:19:12

I've been lying down mumsnetting doing my paperwork for the last couple of hours, and have literally been burping every 20 or 30 seconds. Normally I never burp, it all comes out the other end blush. I'm 24 weeks, so well past the retchy/burpy/sicky stage. I haven't had any fizzy drinks, or baked beans, cabbage or strange foods and drinks that may cause a flatulent effect. Anybody else having gas problems? Where does it come from and why is there so much of it?


phlossie Mon 04-Jul-11 16:29:10

Always, pregnant or not...

Awomancalledhorse Mon 04-Jul-11 16:30:55

I'm gassy at both ends grin, are you lying on your tummy cattleprod?
I get a bit of karate chop if I 'forget' I'm pregnant & lie on my front.

Cattleprod Mon 04-Jul-11 18:08:56

I'm on my side. They're not even proper belches, just sort of gas bubbles coming up and I have to strain my neck and pull a turtle face to get them out otherwise they get stuck in my throat.

It's so glamorous, this pregnancy lark!!

sugarmama Mon 04-Jul-11 22:06:03

Oh i got so excited when i saw this thread - i thought finally! someone else like me!! (but yours is way less embarrassing!)

I have bottom burps though - loud, niffy and ridiculously cringe worthy! I am so glad that a) my family know me VERY well! and b) my colleagues have a sense of humour!

Just hit the 12wk mark so keeping everything crossed that the ahem gas, settles down somewhat!

Awomancalledhorse Mon 04-Jul-11 22:23:32

sugarmama, I'm 15 weeks and still trumping Dh with my disgusting femented veggie smelling farts.

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