Ask an expert
Question

03 Apr 2006

5 weeks
hi

am 5 weeks pregnant and have already put on about 4kgs. Due to pregnancy? how much weight should u put on?
am 1.65m tall and normal weight btween 49 and 52.

also have "period pains" in my lower abdomen.

had blood tests and confirmation on sat.

what do i do now??

thanks

Answer 412 views
Expert
GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

On average 12 to 15 kg during pregnancy, but that's only on average.

If pains not associated with bleeding and scan on Sat was normal, should be fine.
The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical examination, diagnosis and formal advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.