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Can I ask for medication during labor even if that isn't part of our birth plan?

I'm pregnant with my first baby, and I'm nervous, no, I'm scared. I'm planning on having a natural birth, but I'm scared I might pass out from the pain. Can I ask for medication during labor even if that isn't part of our birth plan? What are my medication options?


William Weidner | Obstetrician

William Weidner

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