Quoting Click Me Click Me!!!:" mine never broke on there own after 3 days of labor it was not an option to wait any longer and thank ... [snip!] ... born 31 minutes latter. My daughter to speed the process up they broke hers right away but i still went 22 hours with her."
Quoting MunchkinWrangler:" My water broke with my last two pregnancies and I wasn't even in labor. It had no bearing on how close ... [snip!] ... close to delivery I was. I was induced. With my daughter she came 6 hours after induction, with my son it took over 30 hours."
Quoting Squeaky McGee [15 wks]:" I lost my plug, had my bloody show and then my water broke. This all happened within 30 minutes. When ... [snip!] ... consistently. Contractions started within 15 minutes, and my daughter arrived 18 hours later with the unwanted aid of Pitocin."
Quoting Dahling:" How leaky was it? I mean, did the pad keep things pretty contained, or did it overflow at all? I'm just ... [snip!] ... the hospital, and I'm not sure if wearing a pad during the drive would be enough to protect our seats if my water broke! lol"
Quoting Dahling:" How long before your labor did your water break? Or did they induce you because it had broken and your labor hadn't started on its own yet?"
Quoting Squeaky McGee [15 wks]:" I changed my pad before leaving for the hospital, and by the time we got there 25 minutes later, I had ... [snip!] ... through the pad, my jeans and the towel I was sitting on. Do you think your water is leaking already? I certainly hope not."
Quoting T + H = My World:" i have two children and i have never had a natural or an assisted rupture, they were both born in the sac so im in the dark either way "