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HAs anyone taken nifedipine to stop contractions? Did it work?

I am 33 weeks & had preterm labor. My Dr. prescribed nifedipine every 8 hours to stop the contractions. HAs anyone else ever tried this? Does it work? Thanks!

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JaceyAmbrielle

Asked by JaceyAmbrielle at 3:51 PM on Jun. 8, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • i had to take it at 34 weekd because i started havin contractions i took it until i was 36 weeks and my doctor sd it was ok to stop takin it once i stopped i went into labor the next day i was considered full term at that time so my doctor let me have the baby he weighed 6lbs 11 ozs and was healthy no problems at all
    kimmie123

    Answer by kimmie123 at 4:49 PM on Jun. 8, 2009

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