Hi. The <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>mucus</span> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>plug</span>
can be lost weeks, days, or even hours before labor. It can also be lost after labor has begun. blood
in the mucus
indicates a rupture of the membranes. This indicates that the baby is on it's way. You should call your doctor if you are having regular contractions or if the mucus plug
. Otherwise, it is normal to lose your mucus plug
before labor and the only thing you can do is wait for labor to begin.