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2014-08-28 00:56:57
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While castor oil can technically induce labor, it isn't recommended. Castor oil can cause dehydration and other unpleasant side effects, such as nausea and vomiting.


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walk a lot, have sex, stimulate your nipples, caster oil, etc.

Probably not, but using caster oil does not work, it is a wives tale.

Yes. Castor oil should be taken as per advice of your doctor.

Castor oil is very commonly used to induce the labor pains in post dated pregnancy. Castor oil stimulates the peristalsis and stimulates the uterus. It is a common experience to see the patient coming with labor pains very next day.

Vegetable oil can't induce labor.

Im not sure but when I had my daughter I took caster oil on my due date and ate spciy food and drank a glass of red wine and walked a lot and went into labor that night. I did everything others had told me to do to induce labor instead of just one of them. I would wait till 38 wks for sure to start trying.

Cod liver oil does not induce the labour pains.

No, that is a myth. Caster oil can be used if you are constipated but you risk a horrible diarrhea and it can also be used to induce labor though the cramping the diarrhea will cause but only at the end of the pregnancy. So it only works when you are already full term.

Castor oil is said to help induce labor. It's a laxative, so it helps to stimulate the digestive system and bowels, which can supposedly help labor.

NO you are supposed to drink Castro oil to induce labor because it is a laxative that is supposed to make your muscles contract and put you into labor, but it doesn't work and neither does drinking kayro syrup, you will just be on the toilet for the next two days. paraffin is wax not oil. You could stimulate your nipples with ice to release oxytoxin in your body which is the hormone that causes labor. Also having an oragasm releases those chemicals.

It is good to take during pregnancy for women who are overdue and are tired of waiting. Caster oil will put you in labor.

You should not try to induce labor on your own before 40 weeks or without the assistance of a trained professional. Castor oil will not really induce labor- that's an old wives tale. It will however act as a laxative

You can take castor oil to induce labor, rather than mineral oil, and it's important to verify any medication you might take with your doctor, rather than with the Internet.

None. Cod liver oil does not have that effect.

yes, castor oil on scrambled eggs will help to induce labor. (I know because my Mom was overdue & she tried it and it worked !!! )

No, it just gives you cramps and diarrhoea

castrol oil or get membranes stripped

Castor oil is a laxative and can cause cramping that can induce labor. Castor oil is not advised to be used by pregnant women.

It MAY induce your labor.. old wives tale. I have never heard of anyone that it actually worked on but it WILL give you severe diarrhea! I would not try this one. Walking is the best thing to speed up your labor.

According to one source, it may actually slow labor induction. See Sources and Related Links for more information.

Well, it may have other effects instead, since it will make your stools looser. There is not really evidence that castor oil will induce labor, unless coincidentally, the baby is ready to come.

No. I tried it with my three year old, and did not work...... I am a couple days from 38wks with my third child and I tried it in two settings, using two tble spoons at each and all it did was keep me in the bathroom and make me not feel well. Depends on the person I am sure

Castor oil generally doesn't work. It often just gives you diarrohea

Can cod Liver oil induce you when you are pregnant?

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