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Induction. Had my first lot of gel!

(11 Posts)
Battleshiphips2 Fri 19-Feb-16 00:18:41

After a long and hard pregnancy I was started off at 9.30pm tonight. I'm scared and excited at the same time. Hoping it goes quicker than last time!

Junosmum Fri 19-Feb-16 05:22:12

Woo hoo, exciting! Fingers crossed for you. Though by now hopefully you have a lovely baby in your arms.

ICJump Fri 19-Feb-16 05:24:24

Good luck. My second birth was a gel induction. It was a wonderful birth, fast once it started but pretty fab.

Missdee2014 Fri 19-Feb-16 05:26:44

My first induction was a gel induction. 2nd was a tablet pessary. Should find out what my 3rd will be in the next 3 weeks as I'm 37 weeks on Saturday and being induced at some point in week 39 grin

I can't really say if induced labour is faster as I don't know spontaneous labour but I had quick, easy deliveries each time. Fingers crossed same for you.

Battleshiphips2 Sat 20-Feb-16 01:29:11

He arrived at 5 pm. 9lb 9 oz! I am 37 weeks so he's pretty big! Needed episiotomy as he got a bit distressed but apart from that just codeine and gas and air. Glad it's all over.

outputgap Sat 20-Feb-16 01:54:03

Hurrah! Congratulations.

That's a big 'un for 37 weeks. Wow. Well done.

ICJump Sat 20-Feb-16 02:19:57

Congratulations

LittleMouseontheDairy Sat 20-Feb-16 03:12:57

Congratulations!! flowers wine How lovely.

icklekid Sat 20-Feb-16 04:48:21

Congratulations hope you are recovering well flowers

Missdee2014 Mon 22-Feb-16 11:43:19

Wow congratulations and well done! But baby for 37weeks!

Missdee2014 Mon 22-Feb-16 11:43:37

Not but baby, big baby!

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