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3 Bumps

Drugs or No Drugs

When in labor? Do you prefer no drugs or drugs?

I prefer the epidural.

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Imogine

Asked by Imogine at 2:37 AM on Apr. 9, 2011 in

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Answers (33)
  • Epidural for sure!! lol
    kayaiden8907

    Answer by kayaiden8907 at 2:43 AM on Apr. 9, 2011

  • No drugs for my 2 deliveries.
    GomezMami2908

    Answer by GomezMami2908 at 2:45 AM on Apr. 9, 2011

  • i had two with drugs and one without. I'd prefer drugs. My babies were big babies. I'm 5ft 1 and non-prego wieght 120 - 130. babies weighed 7 - 12, 8 - 4 and 9 - 4. My middle daughter was without any pain meds, 8 lb - 4 oz. BUT I have to say it seemed like the recovery was faster without the epidural. Once she was born the pain was all gone. With the epidural you had to wait for feeling to come back and it just seemed to drag on forever. You couldn't get out of bed because your legs were still numb, ect.
    SassySue123

    Answer by SassySue123 at 2:46 AM on Apr. 9, 2011

  • I never went thru labor cause I had a c-section. But if the feeling of the numbness I had with the spinal is anything like the epidural (elephant on the chest) then NO THANK YOU! lol
    Michigan-Mom74

    Answer by Michigan-Mom74 at 2:50 AM on Apr. 9, 2011

  • No drugs
    Raccoon

    Answer by Raccoon at 3:20 AM on Apr. 9, 2011

  • Two babies. No epidural. My girls were pretty big (8 pounds and 15 ounces, 7 pounds and 14 ounces). Wouldn't have done it any other way.
    jcsscfam5

    Answer by jcsscfam5 at 3:21 AM on Apr. 9, 2011

  • i plan on having an epidural because i cant stand pain haha..
    itsmummy

    Answer by itsmummy at 3:58 AM on Apr. 9, 2011

  • EPIDURAL! I have big babies, 10lbs 7oz & 9lb 2oz - there's no way I could have done it without the epi!
    knicole0708

    Answer by knicole0708 at 6:00 AM on Apr. 9, 2011

  • No drugs at all with my first two, my last was an emergency c section
    older

    Answer by older at 8:21 AM on Apr. 9, 2011

  • No drugs
    Librarylady60

    Answer by Librarylady60 at 8:34 AM on Apr. 9, 2011

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