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I'm on a roll tonight!

I know that contractions are spaced, and that the closer they get, the closer you are to giving birth, but....

How long do the contractions actually last EACH?

Yes, I'm sitting here terrified of giving birth, lol! Pardon me if I've over-asked tonight! :)


Asked by StefanieN84 at 12:37 AM on Jun. 30, 2009 in Pregnancy

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Answers (3)
  • real contrations should last 3 minutes in between with 1 minute of nothing start of one end of the other!! GOOOD LUCK

    Answer by ohmama213 at 1:38 AM on Jun. 30, 2009

  • Mine lasted about 30-60seconds depending. But everyone is different.

    Answer by ChaoticSoul at 12:40 AM on Jun. 30, 2009

  • mine lasted about 45-60secs. but it does depend on the person and how far they are from giving birth

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:42 AM on Jun. 30, 2009