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Back agony is this normal?

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LadyPug Thu 05-Oct-17 17:35:25

I'm only 7 weeks pregnant but back is so painful, feels like someone has crushed my ribs! Is this normal? I'm in agony!!!

Lozmatoz Thu 05-Oct-17 18:42:32

Strange at 7 weeks. Go and get it checked

LadyPug Thu 05-Oct-17 18:59:46

Ok thanks Loz

SaltK Thu 05-Oct-17 20:33:59

I've had this a few times in pregnancy, really painful. I went to see a Gynae Physio, and she said it's a lot more common than people think to have really bad back pain the the first trimester. She said 50% of the women she sees were 6-12 weeks. Ligaments loosening can be very painful, esp if you have any lower back problems anyway. I'd see the GP and you might have to push a bit. The first two times I had this, I got told "it's normal" bit the third time when I made a bit more fuss, they referred my to physio and it really helped. Good luck, hope it eases soon!

keepingfaithxx Thu 05-Oct-17 20:39:41

I had this around 7-8 weeks and it went away after a week or so smile

MagicFajita Thu 05-Oct-17 20:42:16

I had this early on , it was gone by 12 weeks but returned at around week thirty. Rest was the only thing that made it any better unfortunately.

Expectingbsbunumber2 Thu 05-Oct-17 20:48:53

I've had this but in the second trimester

LadyPug Thu 05-Oct-17 21:31:24

Thanks everyone, this is so helpful and good to know others have had it also!

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