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FAQs on Normal Delivery in India

What is the cost of normal delivery in India? What are the best doctors and hospitals for normal delivery? Read questions and answers related to vaginal delivery.

What is pregnancy delivery and what are the different techniques of delivery?

The process of the birth of the baby growing in the womb of the mother is known as pregnancy delivery.

The different techniques for delivery include vaginal or normal delivery, Caesarean delivery, vacuum extraction, and forceps delivery.

Doctors select the technique keeping in mind the condition and health of the baby and the mother.

Normal delivery is done under what circumstances?

  • When the baby weighs less than 2 k.g
  • When the mother doesn’t suffer from any conditions such as diabetes
  • When doctors respond positively to the natural birth of the baby/ answer affirmatively for the natural birth of the baby
  • When the mother doesn’t want any medical intervention in the delivery

Under which circumstances is it better to have the delivery through a C-section?

  • When the mother starts experiencing placenta problems along with pain during the pregnancy
  • When the baby’s position in the uterus is not normal
  • If the mother doesn’t want a normal delivery
  • If the mother is pregnant with twin or triplet babies
  • The mother suffers from problems such as high blood pressure or diabetes
  • If the amniotic fluid is less
  • If the mother has been in labor for more than 12 hours and the baby’s heartbeat is slowing then an emergency C-section can be done.

How long does it take in normal delivery? Can it last for a whole day?

The duration of normal delivery can’t be determined as it is dependent on many factors.

The duration of the normal delivery depends on factors such as the shape of the unborn baby, its condition, the cervical dilation of the mother.

Women who are giving birth for the first time can have longer labor than those who are doing it for the second time.

Usually, it takes about 12-18 hours in normal birth, though it can last longer than that.

If I am having twins, is it possible for me to have a normal delivery?

Yes, of course, provided that the babies are in the right position

Is it possible to have a normal second delivery if the first one was through C-section?

This depends on a lot of factors such as both you and your baby are in good health, the baby is not in the breech position.

Only then can your doctor decide whether normal delivery is possible or not. You can talk to them in detail about this.

What is the way to avoid pain in normal delivery?

From medicines to massage, there are a lot of options available today that can help you avoid normal delivery pain. To know about this in detail you can talk to your doctor.

How would I get to know that when I have to push and how long I have to do it for?

Your doctor will ask you to push after your cervix is fully dilated (almost 10 cms). You might have to push the baby for a few minutes but it can also last up to a few hours.

This also depends on a few factors such as whether the delivery is vaginal or not, the shape and size of the mother’s pelvis, the shape of the baby, the positions of the baby’s head and the labor force.

What is Episiotomy and will I need it during my delivery?

An episiotomy is a cut that is done on the vagina during delivery to make the birthing process easier. If the baby is unable to be born despite the pushing then the doctor can do an episiotomy.

This is very important for both the mother and the baby. Afterward, the doctor stitches up your wound. There are many medicines available that can help ease the pain of the stitches.

What do the doctors do after the normal delivery is done?

After the delivery, the doctors do a health check-up of the baby. After that, they put the baby on your chest to sleep. While you are looking and touching your baby, the doctors saw the wounds that you got during the labor.

Can I breastfeed my baby after delivery?

Yes, you can breastfeed your baby after delivery. It is also very important for the baby.

After having a normal delivery, how long do I have to stay in the hospital?

After having a normal delivery, you might need to stay in the hospital for 2-3 days. Your doctor will decide whether you can do small things such as having food without any assistance or go to the bathroom without the help of a catheter.

With respect to normal delivery, how can Zealthy help me? Do you give facilities for both kinds of deliveries?

Yes, we provide facilities for both C-section and normal delivery.

Zealthy not only helps you select the right hospital and experienced doctor for normal delivery, but it also helps you find the right and actual cost of the treatment.

Apart from that, we also provide 24*7 assistance to help you in case of any issues.

Can I also get Antenatal care benefits on Zealthy?

Yes, of course! We also have a package for antenatal care.

Do you also have the facility for neonatal care?

Yes, our partner doctors and hospitals are also capable of providing the facility of neonatal care

Is your pregnancy delivery package covered by insurance?

This is also called maternity insurance. Whether the pregnancy delivery package is covered under the insurance depends on the fact that whether your insurance policy covers maternity insurance or not.

You can talk about this with your insurance provider or us. To know more, contact us - 6366363030

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