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people with 2+ kids. i got a question.

so my doctor confirmed what i thought today. which is i lost my mucus plug. he said that 99% of the time women that are pregnant with at least their 2nd kid will go in labor shortly after losing their plug. i know that it can be the same with your first too, but my question is how long after you lost your plug did you go in labor with your second baby?

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teen_mommie101

Asked by teen_mommie101 at 7:44 PM on Dec. 14, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • I lost my plug Thursday morning and I went into labor on Saturday late afternoon.
    layh41407

    Answer by layh41407 at 7:46 PM on Dec. 14, 2010

  • it was with in 24 hours with my first and with in hours with my second.
    sahlady

    Answer by sahlady at 7:51 PM on Dec. 14, 2010

  • All 3 times I was already in early labor.
    balagan_imma

    Answer by balagan_imma at 7:53 PM on Dec. 14, 2010

  • I lost my plug around 5 days before my doctor induced me. I had many false labor contractions but no real contractions until he finally asked me if I wanted to induce.
    wildflowers25

    Answer by wildflowers25 at 7:56 PM on Dec. 14, 2010

  • First I lost it and was in labor around a week later second I didn't lose it until I was in labor.
    aeneva

    Answer by aeneva at 8:03 PM on Dec. 14, 2010

  • I lost mine 3 weeks before I went into labor. My doctors were surprised I lasted so long. MY son was determined to stay put
    mommy_of_two388

    Answer by mommy_of_two388 at 8:03 PM on Dec. 14, 2010

  • I don't remember losing it with my first, but with my second I lost it at 5am and woke up at 7am in labor. 11 hours later I had my daughter :)
    jnsdrf

    Answer by jnsdrf at 8:06 PM on Dec. 14, 2010

  • I honestly never knew when I lost it with the first two. But this is number 3 and I lost it nearly a month ago...
    SabrinaMBowen

    Answer by SabrinaMBowen at 8:09 PM on Dec. 14, 2010

  • I never lost mine until I was already in active labor. That goes for all 6 deliveries
    Roadfamily6now

    Answer by Roadfamily6now at 8:25 PM on Dec. 14, 2010

  • I was in labor when i lost mine. Went to the bathroom and it came out
    ShhhItsASecret

    Answer by ShhhItsASecret at 8:46 PM on Dec. 14, 2010

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