Quoting audreysmommy07:" Would breaking the water be the safest way to go? He was saying something about admitting me overnight ... [snip!] ... saying positive things about that...? Sorry I don't know much about induction and never thought I would even be discussing it"At 3cm you are kinda past the point or cervadill. Breaking you water is not without risk such as if you dont deliver in a certain time frame you're looking at a c-section. However it is a more natural way than pitocin. I was 5cm and 100% when they broke mine and my contractions had completely stopped.