3 cm dilated and 80% effaced with contractions but not dilating anymore?

Michelle - posted on 08/23/2012 ( 2 moms have responded )

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What can I do to speed up my labor? I went into the hospital and my contractions are about 5-6 mins apart but they sent me home since I was not dilating anymore

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Michelle - posted on 08/23/2012

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has your water broke if so ask them to induce I dilate to only 4 cm then stop did with both of my kids was in labor for almost 3 days with my son, with my daughter they induced right away as I once again got stuck at 4 cm.

Michelle - posted on 08/23/2012

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Keep moving is the best thing. Walk up and down the driveway or street.

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