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by mellochick
Mon Mar 30, 638629 12:47 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Scarlett is born!
Replies: 12
Views: 1147

Re : Scarlett is born!

my bp's are still slightly high so they put me on a bp pill for a week.
by mellochick
Fri Mar 06, 638629 11:03 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Scarlett is born!
Replies: 12
Views: 1147

Scarlett is born!

<t>I know that some of you were following me and my preeclampsia. Well I was diagnosed with it at 33 weeks and lasted until 37 weeks. At my 37 week appointment, my doctor told me to go to the hospital and we would start my induction. Well we did two rounds of cervidel and then 3 hours of pitocin wit...
by mellochick
Fri Sep 26, 638628 3:27 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: worsening headaches
Replies: 1
Views: 344

worsening headaches

<t>I am currently 36 weeks along. I have been diagnosed with pre-e for 3 weeks. I have been having headaches that seem to be getting worse. I went from taking tylenol about once a day to every other day and now I am taking it 1-3 times a day. My bp is still alright though. I was wondering what all o...
by mellochick
Fri Sep 26, 638628 12:50 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: No idea of labor timeframe
Replies: 1
Views: 325

No idea of labor timeframe

<t>Well when I was diagnosed with pre-e at 33 weeks, I was told that we would go to 36-37 weeks and then be induced. I was told by all 3 of my docs that they would not let me go past 37 weeks just because they don't want the illness to get worse and cause any more problems. Well now that I at 36 wee...
by mellochick
Wed Jul 30, 638628 12:19 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Labor near?
Replies: 1
Views: 427

Labor near?

<t>Alright so I was wondering if any of you ladies experienced any of this right before labor hit you. I am currently just past 35 weeks pregnant with pre-e and am on bed rest but have been spending most of my time on the couch and on the computer. The doctors are not going to let me go past 37 week...
by mellochick
Mon Jul 07, 638628 8:36 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: just a small update
Replies: 4
Views: 593

Re : just a small update

<t>I also find myself being very irritable. I wake up and just hate the world and take it out on everyone and everything. I just have zero patience and want everything to just be my way or no way. I definitely have felt more irritable in the last couple months of my pregnancy since I started having ...
by mellochick
Mon Jul 07, 638628 3:23 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: quick update on me
Replies: 4
Views: 540

quick update on me

<t>well I was called back to the hospital Thursday night for high urine count again. They said that my levels jumped from 483 to just under 1500 in a week's time. My bp is still alright at being 138/85 on average when resting. I will be 35 weeks tomorrow and they said that there is no need for me to...
by mellochick
Mon Mar 27, 638626 9:44 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Waiting Game
Replies: 2
Views: 362

Waiting Game

<t>Well I went to the doctor again today for a check up. I am 34 weeks and 4 days along now. I was diagnosed a week ago with pre-e and now I am on bed rest and just waiting. The doctors are saying it could be any day but they are trying to get me to 36 or 37 weeks at least. I just wish that they wou...
by mellochick
Thu Feb 09, 638626 12:10 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: trouble breathing
Replies: 8
Views: 1077

Re : trouble breathing

<t>Well I went to L&D today. They tested me for a few blood tests and had nothing out of the ordinary. They also checked my bp which was pretty fine in the hospital but crazy high at home. They basically said that it is my acid reflux and the uterus getting bigger making me not be able to breath...
by mellochick
Sat Jan 28, 638626 4:10 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: trouble breathing
Replies: 8
Views: 1077

trouble breathing

<t>i was diagnosed with pre-e on wednesday this week and after another two days in the hospital, i was sent home to be on bed rest.i am currently 34 weeks and have had the two steroid shots. now i am having trouble catching my breath when changing positions. i find that laying on my right side seems...

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