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Help with round ligament pain

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OneForTheRoadThen Tue 24-Oct-17 13:44:37

I’m 13 weeks with second baby and the pain is really intense down my right side. I don’t remember it being this bad with my first!

Any tips for managing the pain?

mindutopia Tue 24-Oct-17 14:29:49

Just be careful when you move. Proper round ligament pain should only flare up with movement, when you stand up from seated, roll over, sit up in bed, etc. Just be as slow and deliberate as possible when you make those movements. I definitely found mine was more intense this time around (3rd pregnancy). I was getting them before I even got a positive test.

CSLewis Tue 24-Oct-17 14:31:11

An osteopath really helped me with various pelvic pains during pregnancy. In London, can highly recommend him.

OneForTheRoadThen Tue 24-Oct-17 14:53:59

@mindutopia that’s interesting. Mine has been permanent for the past couple of days and very painful. I’m not sure what else it could be though?

@CSLewis that’s a good idea, thanks! I actually have seen a very good osteopath before so I’ll give him a call.

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