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membrane sweep experiences?

(13 Posts)
lilyholdin20 Mon 20-Jan-14 16:55:04

Hi all!
Im currently 40+1 weeks and had a bloody show throughout the day yesterday. Today my MW gave me a sweep and iv been bleeding and loosing alot more of my mucus plug which is all bloody again. Ive had quite intense constant cramps not long after the sweep. Will i be in labour soon?

Ilovekittyelise Mon 20-Jan-14 17:01:48

hopefully for you, good luck xxx

littlecrumb Mon 20-Jan-14 17:07:00

I lost my mucus plug on Saturday morning and got a sweep tomorrow. I have heard cramps after a sweep is quite common and I think could well be the start of something! Good luck smile Do keep us updated as I would love to know if it worked for you!

lilyholdin20 Mon 20-Jan-14 17:35:24

Ah i do hope so!! Ive had cramps on and off for about 2 weeks but these are much more intense then those ones. Fingers crossed! Oh good luck! Dont listen to people that say its painful its not!

littlecrumb Mon 20-Jan-14 21:15:12

Sounds like the sweep worked! smile

littlecrumb Tue 21-Jan-14 09:44:53

Anything happening yet or still waiting?

lilyholdin20 Tue 21-Jan-14 10:18:53

Still waiting!! Argh! Cramps stopped last night and have stopped bleeding but this morning i lost what i think was my whole plug as it was LOTS had to run to the bathroom! Yellowy brown gunky discharge nice!
Hopefully not long now sad sad

littlecrumb Tue 21-Jan-14 13:39:05

I am sure it won't be long! I had my sweep this morning and 4cm dilated. I seem to be having contractions every 5 minutes now and lasting about a minute. Just waiting for them to get stronger and quicker and will call the birthing centre smile

lilyholdin20 Tue 21-Jan-14 14:50:40

How exciting lucky you! Good luck!!

littlecrumb Thu 23-Jan-14 12:17:59

Thanks! It worked and had baby boy last night smile

Bumpiemalumpie Thu 23-Jan-14 12:21:26

yeah, congratulations!!

Shellywelly1973 Thu 23-Jan-14 12:21:38


blacklily3 Thu 23-Jan-14 12:41:47

Congratulations :c)

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