Aa
Aa
A
A
A
Close
Avatar universal

35 weeks & 2 days

How can I get my cervix to get softening & thin out, I went to my doctor appointment Tuesday & I'm currently at a 1cm thick. It's my third baby Any ideas momma's??
4 Responses
7381903 tn?1391464888
Evening primrose oil , take 2 daily and insert one at night but I would suggest you wait until 37 weeks to start
Avatar universal
Honestly the best thing to soften your cervix is sperm.
Avatar universal
Where can I find that evening primrose oil?
Avatar universal
Yes evening primrose oil is awesome to use for softening your cervix! You can get it at pretty much any health food store. I got mine at Sprouts. I'm sure they also have it at Whole Foods. You can also buy it online. I started using it at 36 weeks. Drinking 2 pills a day and inserting one vaginally at night. It also helps to prevent tearing during the pushing stage of labor. Hope that helps :)
Have an Answer?

You are reading content posted in the Pregnancy Community

Top Pregnancy Answerers
13167 tn?1327194124
Austin, TX
Learn About Top Answerers
Didn't find the answer you were looking for?
Ask a question
Popular Resources
Get information and tips on how to help you choose the right place to deliver your baby.
Get the facts on how twins and multiples are formed and your chance of carrying more than one baby at a time.
Learn about the risks and benefits of circumcision.
What to expect during the first hours after delivery.
Learn about early screening and test options for your pregnancy.
Learn about testing and treatment for GBS bacterium.