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Being induced at 4 cm dilated

next wednesday im being induced with pitocin at 630 am..wanting to know what to expect and if labor will go faster since im dilated to a 4 already.

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armhwg

Asked by armhwg at 9:53 PM on Nov. 8, 2013 in Pregnancy

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Answers (7)
  • Most likely,in 5 days you won't need it
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 10:08 PM on Nov. 8, 2013

  • What she said.

    Good luck.
    Ginger0104

    Answer by Ginger0104 at 11:19 PM on Nov. 8, 2013

  • Hoping you don't need it, with being 4 cm dilated it seems like you could have your lil one any day. Do as much walking as you can and don't forget to drink lots of water to keep hydrated
    CEWarsop

    Answer by CEWarsop at 11:44 PM on Nov. 8, 2013

  • Why are you being induced?
    I am not a fan, bet you can tell.
    Dardenella

    Answer by Dardenella at 12:54 AM on Nov. 9, 2013

  • I went in at 1 cm it took me 26 hours to give birth. They induced me with the pill up the crotch and iv.
    Amber94

    Answer by Amber94 at 5:10 PM on Nov. 9, 2013

  • No labor will not go any faster. Ask them for an enema first and see if the induction is still needed. Expect an IV of medication and a baby. That's about it. Though you should also know inductions can fail.
    2autisticsmom

    Answer by 2autisticsmom at 5:14 PM on Nov. 9, 2013

  • Baby?
    escuchar

    Answer by escuchar at 12:06 AM on Mar. 5, 2014

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