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Dr. Katherine Barrett

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Ararat, VA
25 years experience

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Obstetrics and Gynecology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

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A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Katherine Barrett
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
See your doctor: You need to see your doctor right away to check for problems related to the miscarriage.
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Katherine Barrett
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
It depends: In early pregnancy, <12 weeks you are limited to saline washes, benedryl and tylenol (acetaminophen). After that you can take decongestants, cough medicines and tylenol (acetaminophen). Avoid meds with motrin, Ibuprofen or aspirin.
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Katherine Barrett
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Yes it could: You should use back up birth control. You should also be aware that Doxycycline significantly increases your susceptibility to sunburn.

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HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Barrett is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Barrett is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of North Carolina School of Medicine, NC
Graduated 1996MD
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