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help me induce labor!!!

overdue and uncomfortable!!! What are some natural ways to induce labor? Sex is outa the question :)

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Asked by fallenruby at 2:45 PM on Mar. 14, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • That's it really. Try walking.

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:48 PM on Mar. 14, 2009

  • walk walk walk and walk somemore my hubby use to take me over huge bumps in the road like really fast n hit them really hard lol but it never worked i was a week overdue

    Answer by BBKMommy at 2:48 PM on Mar. 14, 2009

  • I've heard that nipple stimulation helps, has anyone tried this?

    Answer by fallenruby at 2:49 PM on Mar. 14, 2009

  • Nipple stimulation can cause fast and painful contractions if you arent careful. My midwife stripped my membranes, I went into labor 2 days later.

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:50 PM on Mar. 14, 2009

  • my sis always told me to walk up and down stairs but i was afraid of tripping and hitting my belly so i was a week overdue before my doc induced me o and i was told by a girl at work that the karo syrup didnt work for her and she still gets sick when she just thinks about it hehe

    Answer by tasha080808 at 2:53 PM on Mar. 14, 2009

  • Evening primrose oil, sex, castor oil, nipple stimulation, walking, deep can try a number of things, but untill baby is ready nothing is going to make you go into labor, just alot of it will help boost it along once you are established.

    Answer by AK_aries at 4:28 PM on Mar. 14, 2009

  • all those things can put you in to labor...IF your body is ready...but ALWAYS talk to your doctor before trying to induce labor bc some methods such as castor oil and such are not recommended.

    Answer by gettingfat89 at 4:35 PM on Mar. 14, 2009

  • We went out to dinner so I was full and then had sex 5 mins after having sex my water had broke. Maybe you can masturbate?

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:30 PM on Mar. 14, 2009

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