User Tag List

+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 3 of 3
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Posts
    605
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked
    82
    Reviews
    0

    Default High FHR at 12 weeks?

    I'm 12 weeks tomorrow, and bub had a FHR of 184 this arvo. It worried me so I used the Doppler again tonight and had a FHR of 175. I even counted myself both times to make sure.

    I'm a little freaked out coz it was 155 a few days ago... Is there a cause for concern?

    Most of the stuff on the net says average at 12 wks is 120-160 bpm.. The occasional reference says 120-180bpm. Anyone else had high FHR?
    Last edited by jo7; 13-05-2012 at 02:59.

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Posts
    46
    Thanks
    1
    Thanked
    7
    Reviews
    0
    Hey there! In my opinion I wouldn't think that's too high for a FHR. Mine at 7w was around 165 & every time we had it measured during the pregnancy it fluctuated between 135 - 170bpm. all the best :-)

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Location
    Northern NSW
    Posts
    59
    Thanks
    4
    Thanked
    1
    Reviews
    0
    When bub is more active, the heart rate goes up. I've heard it's a good sign to have fluctuating foetal heart rates. If you are concerned or feel something is not right... speak to your care provider.
    All the best!


 

Similar Threads

  1. High blood pressure 13 weeks.
    By Clementine Grace in forum Pregnancy & Birth General Chat
    Replies: 16
    Last Post: 16-11-2012, 08:37
  2. High blood pressure @ 10 weeks
    By Mumma2011 in forum Pregnancy Health Issues
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 28-04-2012, 16:51
  3. High BP at only 13 weeks??
    By Winterbubs1012 in forum Pregnancy & Birth General Chat
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 08-01-2012, 03:26

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
Free weekly inspiration
Sleeping and Settling Tips

directory quick search

postcode / advanced search basic search

 

who are these people who write great posts? meet our hubbub authors!
Learn how you can contribute to the hubbub!


forum - chatting now
 
can you help?
christmas specialssee all
Swingz n Thingz
Swinging is one of the greatest joys of childhood. Our swings suit from 6 months to 8 years, Australian made with fadeproof, weatherproof outdoor materials, 2 year guarantee. Great Christmas gifts. Buy online, Free Delivery Australia wide $145
new stuffsee all
The Bub Hub
Chat, share and connect, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Get advice, information and support from Aussie parents and parents-to-be who are going through the same experiences as you. Available FREE on the App Store and Play Store!
sales & discountssee all
Bub Hub Sales Listing
HAVING A SALE? Let parents know about it with a Bub Hub Sales listing. Listings are featured on our well trafficked Sales Page + selected randomly to appear on EVERY page
gotcha