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Did you feel your second baby move earlier than your first?

(16 Posts)
Cassie2015 Tue 15-Mar-16 11:01:54

Currently 9+2 and wondering if I would feel this baby move earlier than my first (felt my first at 17 weeks),


diggerdigsdogs Tue 15-Mar-16 11:05:20

Yes I did. And earlier again with dc3.

Franny1977 Tue 15-Mar-16 11:10:24

Yes, but not until about 15 or 16 weeks

Ludwsys Tue 15-Mar-16 11:13:13

I didn't feel dc1 until late, dc2 I felt much earlier as my stomach muscles were shot by then, lol.

Sanch1 Tue 15-Mar-16 11:25:10

Yes, 20 weeks first time, 15 weeks this time, both anterior placenta.

DramaAlpaca Tue 15-Mar-16 11:32:54

Yes. About 18 weeks with DC1, 16 weeks with DC2 and 14 weeks with DC3.

Shadow1986 Tue 15-Mar-16 11:35:06

Yes I felt baby about 16 weeks with second baby, 18 weeks with first

SevenOhTwo Tue 15-Mar-16 12:03:48

1st DC - 17/18 weeks
2nd - 14/15 weeks
3rd - did not feel anything til 21/22. Was terrified going into 20w scan that something was wrong. Anterior placenta, but don't know where it was for the other two.

strawberrypenguin Tue 15-Mar-16 12:06:54

Yes I did but I also had an anterior placenta with my first and I don't this time. Think I started feeling movements around 14 weeks his time but it was a few weeks after that when I could say for sure.

AnnaT45 Tue 15-Mar-16 12:08:34

Yes about 20/21 weeks with first and 18 with second!

Salene Tue 15-Mar-16 12:10:08

16 weeks first time

This time 12 weeks

mrsmugoo Tue 15-Mar-16 15:53:32

No I actually felt this one significantly later due to anterior placenta!

Chintaria Tue 15-Mar-16 19:40:30

Think I was around 19 weeks with dc1 and 17 weeks with dc2. Such a lovely moment when you first feel them move smile

Noodledoodledoo Tue 15-Mar-16 21:30:05

I have had an anterior placenta with both first and second (currently 20 weeks with second) and I felt movements around 9-10 weeks with second, first was around 16-17 weeks.

I used the trusty google and then panicked as early movements can be a sign of a multiple and with my age there is an increase in chances! Luckily there is only one in there but it was a worrying few weeks to my scan!

dats Tue 15-Mar-16 22:01:44

No, both at 20w - but first was posterior placenta and this one is anterior, so perhaps would have felt earlier if not.

novemberchild Wed 16-Mar-16 02:58:47

First at 21 weeks. Second at 11 weeks.

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