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Pineapple to induce labor?

Has anyone ever tried this and if so does it really work and how much do you need to eat?

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Asked by Anonymous at 3:59 PM on Apr. 1, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • I've heard of it & tried it. I ate so much pineapple, that i got really bad heart burn from it. It did not work for me.

    Answer by samurai_chica at 4:04 PM on Apr. 1, 2009

  • I heard this as well. It didn't work for me either.

    Answer by Lexi.Mommy at 4:07 PM on Apr. 1, 2009

  • Heard of that yes, never tried it because I haven't had a baby yet [expecting]
    my mother said it worked very well for her ;

    Answer by kylesboo at 4:13 PM on Apr. 1, 2009

  • ha! worked for me! sadly i was only 30 weeks lmfao..i started dialating and then contracting and went into preterm worked for me...but im sick of pineapples..oh 37 weeks now..they stopped my labor =)

    Answer by MissKellee at 4:43 PM on Apr. 1, 2009

  • i dont know about pineapples but i do know that castor oil works, But be sure you make it to the hospital in time

    Answer by luvnmykidos at 5:22 PM on Apr. 1, 2009

  • I have heard of it working. Never tried it though.

    Answer by MommaM2 at 5:29 PM on Apr. 1, 2009

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