Can contractions start in your lower back

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  1. Lucyiwan12

    Lucyiwan12 Well-Known Member

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    Hi all

    I seem to be getting a tighting as cross my lower back about every 20 mins could this be start of contractions
     
  2. Bek234

    Bek234 Well-Known Member

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    I don't know but fingers crossed :) x


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  3. Lucyiwan12

    Lucyiwan12 Well-Known Member

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    Thanks I woke up at 4am with a tighting/pressure in my lower back it keeps coming and going about every 15 mins.... I'm hoping maybe it the start of things but no other real symptoms
     
  4. nbrintz

    nbrintz Well-Known Member

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    I had mine in my back when I had my first he was back to back also x
     
  5. babyslog

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    Ive noticed my BHs are now also tightening my lower back aswell as bump. Noah seems so switch from back to back to then his side alot. Wonder if thats got anything todo with it! Xx
     
  6. Bek234

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    Ooh certainly sounds like it... How are u feelin now are they still there?xx


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  7. Lucyiwan12

    Lucyiwan12 Well-Known Member

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    Hi they are still there definitely getting stronger but am still managing at home :) just walking around lots as it eases the pain but doesn't take it away :) hopefully he will come today
     
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    Yup - I got all my contractions in my back - that was how it started for me - good luck!
     
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    Good luck, glad this seems like this.is it for you. Stay at home as.long as you can xx
     
  10. EmiLou123

    EmiLou123 Well-Known Member

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    All my contractions were at the bottom of my back too! Good luck! :) xxx

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  11. Lucyiwan12

    Lucyiwan12 Well-Known Member

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    Thank you all for your replies they are definitely getting stronger not sure there getting longer going to time them again shortly?
    Althought my waters haven't broken yet
     
  12. Bek234

    Bek234 Well-Known Member

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    ooh I feel a labour thread coming on! Lol
    Have u got a gym ball to get bouncing on? Good luck xx


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  13. Colourmeblue

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    Hi hun, I do think its the start of things for you. My friend had her baby 6 months ago, and i was speaking to her yesterday and she was telling me that contraction pains for her were in her back. Good luck!! xx
     
  14. Lucyiwan12

    Lucyiwan12 Well-Known Member

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    Thank you all for your replies getting tightens round front and back now :) they are stronger but don't feel as regular but guess it a waiting game going to try stick it out at home for as long as I can :) hopefully baby will be here by tonight
     
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    How exciting! keep calm and good luck xx
     

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