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I heard having sex will make you go into labor? adult content

Something about the guys sperm makes you go into labor? How many women have tried this, and did it work? How long after having sex did you go into labor?

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sissy0604

Asked by sissy0604 at 10:09 PM on Mar. 12, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • Happened to me. I was 38 weeks along. About 15 hours after intercourse, my water broke.
    CassiRae3

    Answer by CassiRae3 at 10:11 PM on Mar. 12, 2011

  • I have heard it works for some people. Not everyone though. Good luck!
    ss1436

    Answer by ss1436 at 10:12 PM on Mar. 12, 2011

  • It has been proven untrue. However, sex will help to soften the cervix which can make labor come sooner and make it easier.
    Jademom07

    Answer by Jademom07 at 10:13 PM on Mar. 12, 2011

  • didnt work with me!
    3HappylKidds

    Answer by 3HappylKidds at 10:15 PM on Mar. 12, 2011

  • it wrkd with my first child me n his daddy had sex n then 3 days later my water broke n he was here :) i have yet to try it this pregnancy and im almost 38wks
    sexyred8106

    Answer by sexyred8106 at 12:05 AM on Mar. 13, 2011

  • when i was a week till my due date my husband and i had sex all the time cuz we heard the same thing about sex and it helping to jump start labor but it ever worked for us but it was fun trying lol
    mommie_of02

    Answer by mommie_of02 at 10:22 AM on Mar. 13, 2011

  • I tried and tried but it never worked. I ended up going 8 days over lol. I agree it was fun trying though:)
    Marix3

    Answer by Marix3 at 10:29 AM on Mar. 13, 2011

  • I have heard this could happen but anyone I know that tried to make themselves go into labor, it did not work.
    Peajewel

    Answer by Peajewel at 6:25 PM on Mar. 13, 2011

  • Well it worked, contractions are 1min apart. Waiting to dilate more.
    sissy0604

    Comment by sissy0604 (original poster) at 11:56 PM on Mar. 13, 2011

  • congrats! there are many reasons it works!
    asil

    Answer by asil at 3:24 AM on Mar. 14, 2011

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