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Is it normal to have occasional cramps in lower abdomen and sides?

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I am 8 weeks pregnant with no spotting at all. For the past week, I have had occasional cramps (similar to during my period), not gassy cramps, in my lower abdomen and a little on my sides. Is this normal?

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Yes, if they are mild and not extreme. If they are really bad I would check up with your doctor, but mild cramps are normal, it's just your body adjusting to being pregnant and for your little one growing inside you. Congratulations! 

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