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Contractions

soo this is my second baby we are 39 1/2 weeks.. ive been contracting for the pass hour an they are 6 minutes apart.. an getting stronger!! :)

how many minutes should they be before we go in?

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akalei

Asked by akalei at 11:31 PM on Jun. 23, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • 3-5 I think. Sooner if your water breaks. I'd call your doc and get some advice.
    Rosehawk

    Answer by Rosehawk at 11:32 PM on Jun. 23, 2011

  • Very soon! :D How exciting!! I think they say wait until they are 5 min apart, getting closer, and getting stronger, so you're just about there. Don't wait too long, as a second labor is often quicker than the first - you don't wanna deliver on the side of the road! Congratulations!!
    judimary

    Answer by judimary at 11:33 PM on Jun. 23, 2011

  • 5 min apart and lasting about 1min and or getting stonger , good luck with baby and hope you have a smooth delivery :)
    1momof6

    Answer by 1momof6 at 11:34 PM on Jun. 23, 2011

  • thanks ladies!! :) im so excited
    akalei

    Comment by akalei (original poster) at 11:34 PM on Jun. 23, 2011

  • When their every 3-5 min apart for 1 hour or sooner if ur water breaks. congrats :)
    MommyAngel143

    Answer by MommyAngel143 at 12:15 AM on Jun. 24, 2011

  • Congrats
    MizzMejia

    Answer by MizzMejia at 1:50 PM on Jun. 24, 2011

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