Can preterm labor be prevented?
If you have experienced preterm labor in the past, you will likely be given progesterone in the form of an injection or vaginal gel to help reduce the risk of it happening again. You can also help reduce your risk by not smoking or taking drugs.
Author: Idan Ben-Barak
First answered: 13 Jul 2015
Last reviewed: 19 May 2018
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