5 signs and symptoms of twin pregnancy to look out for

5 signs and symptoms of a twin pregnancy to look out for. Image Credit: Yairventuraf / Pixabay
5 signs and symptoms of a twin pregnancy to look out for. Image Credit: Yairventuraf / Pixabay

Depending on the early signs, you can predict whether or not you are pregnant with twins.

Although the signs and symptoms of twin pregnancy differ from woman to woman, there are major signs that could indicate that a woman is having more than one baby. While most pregnant women with twin experience the same pregnancy symptoms as those with one, others often experience more severe symptoms.

1

Rapid weight gain

Women carrying two babies are likely to gain more weight than those carrying one baby. Nevertheless, other factors may influence rapid weight gain such as recessive consumption of fatty and sugar-rich foods. However, if the caregiver suspects multiples, he will investigate further.

2

Early fetal movements

Between 16 and 25 weeks of gestation, the unborn child begins to move within the womb. However, some moms of twins who have experienced multiple pregnancies revealed that they experience fetal movement as early as 12 weeks gestation.

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