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can pregnant women use anbesol

A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Delcampo
Specializes in Anesthesiology
Generally Acceptable: This is a topical medicine and if used as directed should not affect your developing baby. It has a good safety profile. Having said that you should c ... Read More
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Dr. Katharine DeGeorge
11 years experience Family Medicine
Probably safe: It's probably ok. We don't have any data on humans or animals so can't say for 100% certainty, but given the low level of systemic absorption it is pr ... Read More
Dr. Keith Hollander
35 years experience Dentistry
Do not exceed dosage: If she is having gum issues then she should visit the dentist. Pregnancy gingivitis is a common over reaction of the gums to local irritations. Clea ... Read More

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Dr. Raj Syal
Dr. Raj Syal answered
32 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Low carb/low sugar: A diet low in sugar and carbs will minimize weight gain and the size of the baby. It will also decrease the risk of gestational diabetes.
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Dr. Padmavati Garvey
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Childbirth classes: Call your hospital and ask about childbirth classes. This is a good way to meet women in your shoes. Also cal the la leche league.
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Dr. Pam Yoder answered
Specializes in Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Start with family: Developing a network for support is similar to developing a network of friends, coworkers. However, a woman who is pregnant is vulnerable in some ways ... Read More
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Dr. Ron Eaker
Dr. Ron Eaker answered
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: But why would you?
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricio Gargollo
20 years experience Pediatric Urology
Yes: Absolutely! have fun. Just don't slip!
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Pappachen
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Perhaps partially: Pregnancy related changes may cause certain alterations in taste function.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
In my opinion u can: But call your OB and ask your OB any ?S regarding anything you have questions about putting in your body you should ask your OB first just like I hav ... Read More
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Dr. Miguel Cano
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
If needed, yes: Pregnant diabetics require glycemic control to avoid birth defects, growth disorders, dystocia risks, & even fetal death. Insulin is one way to help p ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. R. Wayne Inzer
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Doesn't : No direct effect on pregnancy, a few cases have reported temporary improvement during pregnancy. Elmiron (pentosan) is category b, considered safe. ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience Family Medicine
Why not: I don't see why she cannot. All she eats needs to be of good quality and cooked well, but clam chowder is not a contraindication unless she has allerg ... Read More
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