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Just found out im pregnant and have questions..........

I just found out last night (hubby and I).
I have a few questions and i cannnot get into the dr until next month......
I am in my fisrt trimester ( i think i had my last period the 2nr or 3rd week of last month.) I took 2 pregnancy tests last night to confirm.
I am experienceing some cramping in my lower stomach. Is this normal?
I did take Ibprofin for the past few days. Will this be ok? I was taking 2-4 of the 200mg each tablets.
Is it possible that i could have 2 false positives if im right before my period? I know this dosent even sound right b/c the test DOES test for HgH (human gonadatrophin hormone) which means your pregnant. but i have to ask....
One more....
Also, Is there a Web site for all of this???
I have tried calling a few freinds to ask them question but they are all at work! Go figure!
I know i sound very niave here but hey- its my first pregnancy ;)
Thanks so much for your help!

Wed. Sep 13, 10:41am

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I don't have kids, so I don't have any answers to your questions, but just wanted to tell you congratulations!!!

Wednesday, September 13, 2006, 10:46 AM

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I had cramping when my first period was do with either one or both of my pregnancies (can't remember my baby is 6 now!). My Dr. said it was my body going through the motions of menstruation but nothing to worry about.

This early on there's not much a Dr. would do for you - I don't think. Of course my advice is to cally your OBGYN office and talk to a nurse about your concerns!

Congratulations! How exciting for you!

Wednesday, September 13, 2006, 10:47 AM

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although you cannot see your doctor until next month, there must be a clinic or planned parenthood near you? i strongly suggest taking up your questions with a certified medical practitioner. you may get informed opinions here regarding similar situations to yours, but only a professional who actually sees you can really answer your questions with any amount of certainty. i'm sure you could get seen by one of those places. if not, try your local emergency room as a walk-in patient for some basic medical advise. congratulations!

Wednesday, September 13, 2006, 10:50 AM

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OP here:
I already check this morning and their is no clinic near my and my PCP is not a gyno (although she does my exams????) weird- found tHAT nice tidbit out this morning too!
I should mention that i dont have insurance right now (I know- shame on me!) I am just worried a bit b/c of the cramping.....
I will call my dr office if i have any real concerns of course ;) I was just looking for a small peice of mind, lol
Oh, is it ok (THIS is a dumass question) to have my lap top on my lap/belly??? Yea, i overworried, LOL
THANKS SO much for the quick responses everyone!

Wednesday, September 13, 2006, 11:05 AM

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I didn't have insurance either, while it's not ideal, it's ok, don't worry about that right now, find a doctor you love and then negotiate the expenses afterwards. If you want more info, I can provide.

Wednesday, September 13, 2006, 12:02 PM

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