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After my 41 week check up I was sent to the hospital to get cervadil started. After 16 hours, small contraction but no progress, pitocin was started at 10:15 a.m., I was 1 cm. The nurse was coming in every 15 minutes to increase the dosage. Around 11:00 a.m. I was feeling the urge to pee with every contraction, which were beginning to be unbearable. I called the nurse in at 11:15 a.m. as she was about to leave for lunch because I didn't want to pee in bed... When I went to bathroom I couldn't go, but I still felt really weird so I figured my water was going to break. The nurse knocked on the door and asked if I was okay, I said no and she came in to check and apparently was able to see Baby's head I was so confused at that point. We hurried back to bed and I was told to start pushing. I really wanted the epidural at this point but they were saying no! I pushed once and his head was out and once more and the was here at 11:22 a.m.! I couldn't even believe it and no one else could either Baby weighed in at 8lbs 14oz and was 22 inches long. Immediately after his birth I felt amazing. Only a tiny tear which required one stitch and not having the epidural made a huge difference from my first son's birth. SO called my mother and his around 11:30 a.m. to tell them Baby was here and they both thought he was joking. We had planned to have them both there, but it was nice for it to be just us
Last edited by Nikki.; December 28th, 2010 at 07:42 PM.