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Do you think sex induces labor?

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 4:37 PM on Mar. 26, 2011 in Pregnancy

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Answers (16)
  • Absolutely!!! I have 5 kids and I loved loved loved having sex all through my pregnancies. All the way up to the end. And all of my 5 kids were born early...and when I went in for monthly and then weekly checkups I was always dilated quite abit before hand..so when I did finally go into labor I was dialted to a 5 or 6 before labor even started...I fully believe having sex can help labor get into gear...
    hoping73

    Answer by hoping73 at 1:08 AM on Mar. 27, 2011

  • lol YES! me and my ex SO had sex two times the day i went into labor.. I blamed him the whole time HAHAHAHAHA
    kylansmommy09

    Answer by kylansmommy09 at 4:39 PM on Mar. 26, 2011

  • Perhaps. Isn't sperm suppose to soften the cervix?
    SalemWitchChild

    Answer by SalemWitchChild at 4:39 PM on Mar. 26, 2011

  • You betcha. My son was more than ready to come out at 39 weeks and 2 days and making love daily aided in his arrival once he started showing signs of wanting out :)
    LovableFox

    Answer by LovableFox at 4:40 PM on Mar. 26, 2011

  • Yep. My daughter's father and I had sex 3 hours before my water broke.
    proudmom2510

    Answer by proudmom2510 at 4:40 PM on Mar. 26, 2011

  • Nope. But science shows a man's sperm softens the cervix which can induce labor in some women.
    vbruno

    Answer by vbruno at 4:40 PM on Mar. 26, 2011

  • i hope so. i had sex this morning for that reason and i'm feeling lots of pressure in my abdomen
    ilovemymonsterr

    Answer by ilovemymonsterr at 4:44 PM on Mar. 26, 2011

  • Yes with my 4th my water broke a few hours after sex, she was born 2.5 hours after my water broke. it went so fast with my 5th ,I made DH stay away in the later weeks.lol
    momto4girzls

    Answer by momto4girzls at 4:46 PM on Mar. 26, 2011

  • yes :)
    Brandi300

    Answer by Brandi300 at 4:49 PM on Mar. 26, 2011

  • for those who said it worked, how far along were you?
    Anonymous

    Comment by Anonymous (original poster) at 4:55 PM on Mar. 26, 2011

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