blood thinners day before c sec, normal?

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  1. mummyzilla

    mummyzilla Well-Known Member

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    Anyone else had tehse blood thinners to stop clots the day before c section? Im so funny about any jabs or drugs going in to me! haha I know something I need to get over being pregnant!
     
  2. tink28

    tink28 Mum of 1 & WTT

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    different situation but i had to have them when i was admitted to hospital last month as was stuck in bed. they were injected into my thigh, i was worried but was assured they were safe in pregnancy and baby is fine
     
  3. stephwiggy

    stephwiggy Well-Known Member

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    Yep, completely normal hun.
     
  4. spring_baby

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    def normal I had blood thinners b4 my eldsest was born but before they could do the csect she started to come on her own and got stuck in the birth canal:)

    xx
     
  5. tommyg

    tommyg Mum to Smurf & TTC

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    I had them the other week while I was in hospital too. Normal to stop your blood from clotting and apparently you are more likely to have clots during pregnancy too.

    I was given the option of into belly or thigh, belly was less painful.
     

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