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October 12th, 2012, 08:09 AM
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I had two rounds of cervadil. I was at 41 wks and while I was having good contractions I just was not dilating. They also did a balloon dilation in addition to pitocin. They did not break my water. The balloon dilation doesn't always work (and i think it can be considered controversial) but it worked like a charm for me. If not for that, I really doubt I would've had a vaginal delivery. It's like I needed a kickstart not just for contractions but for the dilation, kwim?

I agree!! You can do this. I would request nst's!!
I had the foley balloon thing on my first pregnancy induction so I asked if i could try a different way to induce this time (overnight) and they said yes, cervadil. Now you have me wondering if I should stick with the balloon. Congrats on your vbac.
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October 12th, 2012, 10:33 AM
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I had bOth cervadil and the balloon...maybe this time doing both (if needed) might do the trick? I don't know. But good luck to you and keep visualizing the birth you want!
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October 12th, 2012, 11:09 AM
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Good luck. I wonder if they are wanting to induce sooner, because with inductin after a previous c-section I think the risks are higher ? ( I could be WAY wrong thouhg) But yeah for them not rulling out a vaginal delivery after a C section any how.

Thinking of you!~
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October 12th, 2012, 11:40 AM
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Just a thought, but have they tried stripping your membranes? I probably don't know what I'm talking about, but my sil was 40wks and that's what they did and it started labor for her.

I've been induced with every single one of my kids. Induction isn't bad (I've had cervidel and cytotec), it was the pit that was bad. With Natalie, they never did pit.

I hope something starts soon for you.
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October 12th, 2012, 12:07 PM
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Oh wow! That did go by fast. Sending you lots of labor vibes!!!
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October 12th, 2012, 12:10 PM
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I think you have to be somewhat dialated before you can do the stretch and sweep, but I agree, if you are dialated try that! I did it and it worked!
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October 12th, 2012, 12:23 PM
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That went so fast! I can't believe you're almost ready to meet your little man! Labor vibes coming your way!
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October 13th, 2012, 12:00 AM
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Good luck!! I hope everything goes perfectly for you! Do you have someone who will post updates for you here?
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October 13th, 2012, 09:43 PM
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Good luck! I hope everything goes smoothly!
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October 14th, 2012, 08:31 AM
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Good luck! Sending t&p!
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