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    Condition: Induction of Cervical Softening and Dilation in Labor
    6/25/2015 11:27:17 PM

    Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I was induced for having very high blood pressure at 38 weeks I was given cervadil for three days 12 hours at a time. On top of potocin in an I.v. extremely pain full contraction. I was checked at 330 and told if I didn't have any progress by then I was going to have an Emergency csection . my water broke 30 minutes later. My epidural only worked on the right side of my body. It was so pain fu ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Induction of Cervical Softening and Dilation in Labor
    6/26/2014 3:41:45 PM

    Reviewer: Amru, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I was 2 days past my due date and was induced. I was inserted with the cervidil string at 4 pm (the insertion was very painful!) and as promised, my contractions began in 2 hours.

    Condition: Induction of Cervical Softening and Dilation in Labor
    6/26/2014 2:01:07 PM

    Reviewer: OhioMommy, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    My cervix was softened but was not dilated at all, I am a 37y/o who was overdue at 42 weeks and the placenta was producing a ton of amnio fluid and my care provider was concerned that would cause baby to present in a dangerous way. I was given two options to begin the process; we chose Cervadil because it was removable and therefore a bit more controllable than the other IV option. It was not me ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Induction of Cervical Softening and Dilation in Labor
    2/20/2014 10:13:36 PM

    Reviewer: langhans, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I went in 20% effected and .5 cm dilated. I was given Cervidil at 7pm and was told to get some sleep while I could and it would be removed in 12 hours. About an hour after I was given this medicine, I began having very very strong contractions back to back. I couldnt rest at all in between but despite the contractions, I still wasnt dilating. I then began to vomit every hour or so. There was abso ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Induction of Cervical Softening and Dilation in Labor
    2/16/2013 7:11:31 PM

    Reviewer: 19-24 Female (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    We ended up with a c-section anyway. Im sure it doesnt work on all. It seems the baby has outbursts almost every night around the time of cervidil use. He is now 3yrs old. Post traumatic stress or coincidence? Would not recommend.

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