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Does having sex induce labor?

I'm 40 weeks pregnant and having sex to try to induce labor but nothing has really happened. Are we causing more harm than good?

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Asked by Anonymous at 8:31 PM on Oct. 27, 2008 in Pregnancy

Answers (5)
  • It may induce you, it may not. I don't think there's really a surefire guarantee =]

    Answer by caitxrawks at 8:32 PM on Oct. 27, 2008

  • It is supposed to , it never did for me but thats the luxury of us being individuals it can work for you

    Answer by Married2theBest at 8:35 PM on Oct. 27, 2008

  • it worked for me, but i was already feeling very light labor pains when we did it. i had her 12 hours later LOL

    Answer by baenglishwc05 at 8:37 PM on Oct. 27, 2008

  • not for me.Neither did spicy food, walking or raspberry leaf tea

    Answer by But_Mommie at 8:40 PM on Oct. 27, 2008

  • For me yeah at 34wks and 5days i was having sex and my water broke. but it didnt for either of my sisters.

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:44 PM on Oct. 27, 2008

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