How soon before labor do you lose your show mucus plug?

Answer AnswerThe great mystery.. sometimes weeks before, and then the plug rebuilds itself.. sometimes days before.. sometimes not until you are ready to deliver. .it's not really a trustworthy sign of im... Read More »

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How long after I lose the mucus plug do I have before I go into labor?

it could be hours, it could be days, but not too long. The baby will come soon :)

How long after the mucus plug comes out should you be going into labor?

AnswerLike all things with pregancy, it varies from person to person. Some lose it during labor, some hours before and others longer than that. The best idea is to contact your Dr. since he/she wil... Read More »

Can you go into labor before losing your mucus plug?

YES - not every woman will lose her mucus plug... Sometimes you dilate without dilating enough to lose the plug, and contractions and labor can start before you lose the plug!

How soon does labor start after losing your mucus plug?

It varies with every woman. You can't necessarily estimate how long it takes. Some women can lose their mucus plug at 28 to 36 weeks and still don't go into labor for a few other weeks. Losing your... Read More »