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Im not asking for a lecture on "how horrible it is and not to do it" i'm just asking if anyone used it and did it bring on labor- if so how long after and what castor oil mixture did you use?

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Asked by Anonymous at 6:38 PM on May. 8, 2009 in Just for Fun

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  • I tried it and so did a friend of mine and all we got was horrible diareahha(sp sorry) and terrible crampos,a nd vomitting.. My doc letured me and basically said that its an old wives tale . The only thing that can help bring on labor is sex. The seman mixes with a RIPE cervix to help it dialate, any thing else is jsut and old wives tale.;

    Answer by Bearsjen at 6:40 PM on May. 8, 2009

  • My sister just did and she was in labor for days and it did nothing for her at all. She had to be induced


    Answer by akmami0f4 at 6:41 PM on May. 8, 2009

  • made me vomit and I had diarrhea too. But, no labor! One week later I was induced at the hospitalbecause I was 42 weeks. That was my 1st pregnancy. With my subsequent pregnancies I didn't try to induce myself.


    Answer by Anonymous at 6:45 PM on May. 8, 2009

  • i drank alot of raspberry leaf tea, it tones your uterus or soemthing, it can intensify your contractions, after acouple days of drinking it, i went into labor

    Answer by abbyl2490 at 1:04 AM on May. 9, 2009

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