Ow!…another contraction. They come and they go. They start and they stop. They’re uncomfortable and they’re painful. I must be in labor…right? Not quite. This could be an instance of prodromal labor; and this may also be the tip of the iceberg into a ride of physical and emotional ups and downs. What is Prodromal Labor Prodromal labor is defined as an irregularity in the labor pattern with contractions. These . . .