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how can i induce labor at home

i need ways to induce labor at home so if you have any ideas or experiences please share thank you

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 3:25 PM on Apr. 23, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • You cannot induce labor at home without running a risk of harming the baby. Just walk a lot and/or have sex but that's all you can do except wait
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:26 PM on Apr. 23, 2010

  • why do you need to induce labor?
    peanutsmommy1

    Answer by peanutsmommy1 at 3:27 PM on Apr. 23, 2010

  • There is no safe way to induce labor on you're own, not to mention most everything is old wives tales. YOUR BABY WILL COME WHEN ITS READY. Stop trying to speed the process up.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:27 PM on Apr. 23, 2010

  • you can try having sex or visualization, maybe spicy foods. the truth is thought that the PPs are probably right, baby will just come when s/he's ready anyway. probably once i hit about 39 weeks i'll start trying visualization because it's relaxing and easy. just like visualize a flower blooming, and your cervix opening. gl
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:35 PM on Apr. 23, 2010

  • Don't try to induce labor. This is very dangerous to you and to the baby.
    Luvmylilmonkies

    Answer by Luvmylilmonkies at 3:36 PM on Apr. 23, 2010

  • Your baby will come when he/she is ready. You could try everything to induce labor and still not go into labor. I drank some raspberry tea and I went into labor. I heard raspberry tea is suppose help induce labor. Castor oil, but I have heard some bad stories about that. That seems to work a lot. Sex. Walk around a lot. Nipple stimulation.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:17 PM on Apr. 23, 2010

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