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can i use aloe vera gel while pregnant

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: Yes you can.

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A female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Wouldn't try it: because some people have sensitivity to Aloe.
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Aloe Vera: Although Aloe Vera has anesthetic, anti-inflammatory & antibacterial / antifungal qualities - I would not consider it a treatment for jock itch.
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Natalie Geary
29 years experience Pediatrics
Aloe: Aloe is considered safe for both skin, hair and if properly prepared for drinking. Be sure quality and validity of ingredients.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: On the skin yes.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: Yes you can.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Doucette
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Probably OK: Adapalene is a topical acne medication that is a category c drug for pregnancy. There a few animal studies indicating a potential problem but no cont ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
Yes, BUT: Don't believe the hype. There are many products for dry skin. Aloe is not special.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes : It will not hurt you
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
No: The gel will not clean your hair or scalp either. It is not a substitute for shampoo.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Aloe is not a: Solution for all issues. Aloes facilitates healing from burns.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Won't work: These pop remedies will disappoint you. A dermatologist can make the scars less apparent using a laser, surgery, or a filler. This works, and it is yo ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience Dermatology
Probably.: There are no comprehensive, double-blind studies proving that aloe is safe during pregnancy, but there is no evidence that i'm aware of that it is dan ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Mjos
43 years experience Dentistry
No: Are you putting this on your teeth or soft tissue? Will not harm teeth, but i would not be using it intraorally routinely.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Danae Steele
30 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Yes: You can drink aloe vera water throughout pregnancy.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Do Not Recommend it: Some people can develop skin irritation with aloe vera with stinging - that could be quite painful on vaginal mucosa.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Sure: It is not likely to help much with stretch marks but it is not harmful to use
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience Family Medicine
No: Does not treat thyroid problems. Get a medication from your doctor for your thyroid problems.
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
No problem: Yes , breast feeding is not a contraindications.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
If is fine on the: Face for minor burns.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Goldstein
21 years experience Pediatrics
Retinol: The literature says it's safe to use retinol while breastfeeding. In fact, it's been given class a status, meaning no risk has ever been determined in ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nicolas Mouawad
15 years experience Vascular Surgery
Yes: There is no interaction with topical anti-inflammatory agents.
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