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I feel like crying due to lack of sleep..

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AliGrylls Fri 05-Jun-09 04:46:34

For the past week I have woken up every morning between 2.00 and 3.00 am with stomach cramps. The first couple of times it happened I thought I was in labour. I woke up this morning with the same feeling, two paracetamol later and I still can't sleep.

I have tried everything I know and I really feel like crying this morning with frustration. Does anyone have any advice to help me sleep through the last few days?

ninedragons Fri 05-Jun-09 05:01:23

You poor bugger.

Shoo everyone out of the house and flop on the sofa all day with the telly or radio on - you won't get a solid 8 hours but you may be able to doze on and off.

norktasticninja Fri 05-Jun-09 06:06:11

You poor thing. I know how you feel - crap isn't it sad My DD has decided that the best way to prepare mama for the birth is to get up at 5:30 every day, which is about the time I'm finally able to sleep again...

I agree with ninedragons. Grab every second of sleep you can in the daytime, somehow it's easier to sleep then.

Nekabu Fri 05-Jun-09 06:19:59

If it's any consolation I wake up at about 4/5am and have done for a few months now. Very fed up with it too! I work ft so no napping ... Maybe give your mw a call about the stomach cramps and see if she has any suggestions?

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