6weeks and severe back pain

Discussion in 'First Trimester' started by duckanddoodle, Jul 3, 2013.

  1. duckanddoodle

    duckanddoodle Well-Known Member

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    Hello

    Any help would be appreciated.

    I am six weeks into my second pregnancy. My daughter was born 3 years ago. I had to have an emergency c section. I never had back pain until later on but I have been suffering really badly with pain in my back which centres around where my epidural was attempted..(10 times) has anyone experienced this and is it just a co incidence? I have been to doctor who said just take paracetamol and I don't get booked in with midwives til next week.

    I am not sure if I want to take paracetamol in the first 12 weeks... Any pain relief ideas will be welcomed.

    Thank you!
     
  2. AngelLily

    AngelLily Well-Known Member

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    Paracetamol is fine during pregnancy and won't affect the baby at all.

    You could try soaking in a warm bath xxx
     
  3. Samsgirl

    Samsgirl Well-Known Member

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    Me!!! Second pregnancy, my daughter is 16 months old and my back is terrible especially at nights and sitting at work. I also had an epidural and a back to back labour. I am six weeks too x
     

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