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i went to the doc today and she said to go to the hospital when my contractions are 5 mins apart and im having contractions ive only got to time 3 so far and they were all between 4-5 mins apart the pain hurts but its tolerable i stop talking when i get them is it too soon?

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Asked by Anonymous at 9:23 PM on Sep. 11, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • Too soon for what? To go to the hospital?

    No. Get off the computer and go.

    Answer by gdiamante at 9:24 PM on Sep. 11, 2009

  • Congrats!!! NOW GO!!

    Answer by MrsLeftlane at 9:25 PM on Sep. 11, 2009

  • I believe you may be having a baby!

    Answer by kjrn79 at 9:26 PM on Sep. 11, 2009

  • I'd say go. The worst they can do is sen dyou back home.

    Answer by mummy22kids at 9:41 PM on Sep. 11, 2009

  • if it was me, i would definitely wait. you will KNOW when it's time to go, and i would rather labor at home for a while

    Answer by Stefanie83 at 9:43 PM on Sep. 11, 2009

  • Good Luck and let the wild ride begin!

    Answer by vickwu at 9:44 PM on Sep. 11, 2009

  • When they have been this way (or progressed) for an hour or more, then I suggest leaving.

    A mom will advance better in her home environment.
    And the adjustment to the new setting with the car ride, strangers asking questions, fluorescent lighting, elevators and more strangers... It shuts down the labor process on the average of an hour for many women.
    The deeper the mom has gotten into her labor, the less affected she might be by all that.

    So I suggest staying home as long as you can. ;-)

    Answer by doulala at 11:36 PM on Sep. 11, 2009

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