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5 weeks pregnant but lots of pain in tummy and top of back - what is "normal"?

(5 Posts)
WhyTheHeckMe Tue 11-Jul-17 22:25:34

This is my 2nd dc but I don't remember this pain last time. I'm 5+1 but the last 24 hrs have had a lot of uncomfortable twinges. Today they're shooting up into my shoulder blade. I've had no blood but I also have no symptoms of pregnancy like I did 1st time around.
What would you do? It seems pointless paying for an early scan as I know it's almost certainly too early for a heartbeat which will make me even more anxious :-(

Florriesma Tue 11-Jul-17 22:26:42

That is not normal. Please get yourself checked out. Xx

Foggymist Tue 11-Jul-17 22:39:13

Definitely get checked out, shoulder pain can be a sign of ectopic pregnancy.

GreenTulips Tue 11-Jul-17 22:40:13

Or gall stones - what have you eaten

harleysmammy Tue 11-Jul-17 23:01:04

It's definitely something to get checked because it could well be something like an ectopic so please please please get checked out BUT when I was about 7-8 weeks, I had really bad period like pains and it felt as if I had carried a really heavy bag around with me all day. I got checked out and everything was fine, he's now a perfect 10 week old. I just wanted to shine some light but please get checked out xx

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