A 33-year-old member asked:
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how do i use mineral oil to start labour?

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Dr. Haider Goussous
62 years experience General Surgery
Do not use it: Check with you obstetrician what to do rathe taking medication that might affect you or the baby adversly.
Answered on Dec 8, 2013

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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Haider Goussous
62 years experience General Surgery
It depends: Is this your first delivery , regardlees you should not take any medications without checking with you ob.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Not likely: Mineral oil is relatively mild when used as directed and not in excess or for prolonged periods of time.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
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Not likely.: Fish oil is not one of those things doctors regularly recommend to induce labor. It likely has no down sides, but probably isn't effective. Sexual in ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Tucker
Specializes in Gynecology
Induce Labor: No! It's dangerous, especially for the baby. Talk to your provider and stop taking bad advice.

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