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Contractions! Help!

So I've been in labor (I think) since ten this morning and it's now after midnight. My contractions have been anywhere from 7 minutes to 20 and have been getting more and more painful throughout the day. My doctor said not to go to hospital until they are five minutes apart for a hour... Did anyone else experience something similar? How long did it take to get to that five minute marking period? Help!
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7414320 tn?1391692496
I was contracting every  2 mins n went to the er n they just send me home n gave me pain meds it was sooo dumb they just told me to take a bath bcus i was 3cm n i wasnt 4cm so they cudnt keep me .. do you know if your dilated?
7212053 tn?1400524109
with my first I didn't know I was in labor so I was up all night but I would say it had to b like possibly 8 -10 hours for them to b that close together. I just know I was up all night went to thehospital around nine they were seven min apart and had my son @ two. sorry I can't give u exact time because my water never broke just thought I was having Braxton hicks was 17 @ the time
7212053 tn?1400524109
I'm sorry I went at nine that morning after being up at night had my son that afternoon at two didn't specify that
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Thats how my contractions was before I came into the hospital to be induced and they said they were irregular contractions but helped me go onto active a labor. Some ppl can feel them at a regular interval some dnt and you can be dialated enough to be admited
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