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Michellemc1xo Mon 24-Apr-17 21:57:13

I'm currently 24+5 and am suffering severe rib pain, does anyone have any suggestions on how to get some relief? It literally wakes me out of my sleepconfused

whomovedmychocolate Mon 24-Apr-17 21:58:55

Paracetamol and spend some time on all fours rocking your pelvis to hopefully loosen off a tad.

Sympathies. I'm afraid it gets worse in the last trimester too!

Michellemc1xo Mon 24-Apr-17 23:47:58

I was afraid that's what people would say. It's awful sad

ijustwannadance Mon 24-Apr-17 23:58:37

No advice, just sympathy. I remember that feeling like my ribs were being slowly broken from the inside.


whomovedmychocolate Tue 25-Apr-17 18:14:53

Just one little thing OP. If you have any other indicators of pre-eclampsia please see your midwife with rib pain. I remembered this morning this was one of my early indicators. Better safe than sorry smile

Hope it's eased off a bit now.

Michellemc1xo Tue 25-Apr-17 21:37:22

Really? I didn't know that my ankles are starting to swell as well I think that's a sign i will say to my midwife and see what she thinks

whomovedmychocolate Thu 27-Apr-17 15:46:11

Sorry haven't been back on since Tuesday - hopefully you have now seen your midwife, but yes rib pain was one of my big indicators that things were getting worse.

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