in pain, is this normal? - Mothering Forums

Forum Jump: 
 
Thread Tools
#1 of 2 Old 11-14-2012, 11:37 AM - Thread Starter
 
koneal25's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Posts: 1
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
This is my first pregnancy I am 11 wks and am in horrible pain, my joints and muscles hurt so bad it is hard to walk. Is this normal? Could it be a nutritional deficiency? I have a hard time keeping my prenatals down. Anyone know anyway to help?
koneal25 is offline  
#2 of 2 Old 11-15-2012, 05:57 AM
 
dayiscoming2006's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Texas
Posts: 2,793
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

Some of it could be relaxin working on your body. If you feel you can take supplements. Get on a good prenatal, iron and cal/mag. Make sure you take your iron(ferrocel iron is non constipating) and calcium at different times since calcium makes iron absorption more difficult. You need to take the cal/mag twice a day and get 1000-1200 mg a day. Hope that helps. This pregnancy has been particularly hard on my body so far as well. My teeth started to demineralize even, so I upped my cal/mag from the 500mg I was taking to 1000 mg and now they are going back to normal. 


Happily married Christian SAHM of 2 boys, DD1 uc.jpg, and DD2 July 2013 homebirth.jpg 

 homeschool.gif   novaxnocirc.gif cd.gif   winner.jpg                                       

 

dayiscoming2006 is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Drag and Drop File Upload
Drag files here to attach!
Upload Progress: 0
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Mothering Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page


Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off