I'm 36 wks. I took 4oz of castor oil last night at 930 it's been 12 hours. I was on the toilet all night but no contractions. is there a chance it will still work how long before i go in labor?

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Too soon Although there is little scientific, peer-reviewed data to support the claim that castor oil can hasten the onset of labor, there is plenty of anecdotal information that it does. Many childbirth professionals attest to its efficacy. However, inducing labor is not something to do before week 40. I understand that you want to get the show on the road, but you're rushing things.
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If you're 36 weeks pregnant and you took castor oil and now your contractions are 5 minutes apart when should you go to the doctor?

Answer . Call the hospital now! If they are constantly 5 minutes apart you need to get there ASAP! Even if it's false labor it's still hard false labor--and they will eithe

If you took castor oil to start contractions how long will it take to work?

Although castor oil doesn't always work, when and IF it does,it will usually take between 6-8 hours to start contractions. Thediarrehea usually lasts 3-6 hours. If it's been l

You are 36 weeks and been contracting now since 31 weekswas in labor at 31 do you think castor oil will work for me doc says its safe to have baby now i am tired of hurting what would you do?

Answer . I tried that with my first child. I don't suggest it. I didn't go into labor, but I crapped myself silly!\nTry pinching your nipples, or getting your man to do it

How long does it take to go into labor after taking castor oil?

Answer . There is really no telling how long it will take to go into Labor after taking castor oil. You're body may not be ready to give birth, therefore you might get noth

Can you take castor oil at 37 wks to help safely induce labor?

Castor oil may induce labor, but it should not be taken without first consulting your doctor. Only your doctor will know you precise situation and will know best what you shou

When will my contractions start after I took castor oil?

About the time the explosive diarrhea begin. Taking castor oil does not always work and it increases the risk to you and the baby. I think you might find that doctors are not

Does castor oil work to induce labor?

Castor oil is said to help induce labor. It's a laxative, so ithelps to stimulate the digestive system and bowels, which cansupposedly help labor.

I stopped taking Citalopram in March and I'm still itching. I took some antihistamines and steroids and it's STILL going. How long does an allergic reaction to citalopram last?

i take two antidepressants. i ran out of citalopram and didn't get it refilled for a month. when i started taking it again, i experienced a very unusual type of itching. the i

How long does it take for castor oil to induce labor i took it last night at 10 pm and its now 838 am and still nothing?

It's not a sure science, in that case only doctors would give it to you. Castor oil does not give you contractions directly, it gives you diarrhea. Those cramps are believed t