I just found out today that my ob uses cytotec. I'm currently pregnant with baby #5 and this will be my 3rd baby with my current ob. I like him, I think he's very nice, has good bedside manner, treats me respectfully and I've been satisfied with the 2 births he's already attended for me. But I know another woman in my church who delivered with him and she was telling me about her induction and mentioned that he gave her cytotec. I was really disappointed to hear that MY ob at MY hospital is adminstering a drug for induction that is CONTRAINDICATED for pregnant women, and has caused uterine rupture. I know it really doesn't affect me personally, because I have no intention of being induced (wouldn't even show up if an induction were scheduled) and expect my labor to progress quickly with no intervention like my others have, but this still bothers me. Would anyone consider this a good reason to shop around for a new ob?View Thread
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