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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
Dr. Katharine DeGeorge
Family Medicine 13 years experience
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
Dentistry 37 years experience
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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A member asked:
Dr. Raj Syal
Dr. Raj Syalanswered
Obstetrics and Gynecology 34 years experience
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.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leila Hashemi
Internal Medicine 22 years experience
Pregnancy: About 300 more calories a day, you do not eat for 2 people, that's a myth.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Not all do: Some women have strange food cravings during pregnancy. There is not a good scientific evidence for this.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Hoanswered
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Should not: There are studies that suggest a link between acetone and increased risk of birth defects.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shariq Refai
Psychiatry 14 years experience
Yes: Yes there is no reason a pregnant women should not be allowed to, or should be concerned with masturbation. It is considered safe.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Erine Kupetsky
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Slightly Elevated : With all the pregnancy hormones, it's common to have a slightly elevated basal body temp. In fact, most preg women experience hot flashes bc of this e... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Why take it?: Reviewing the product online it appears to be a protein powder designed for body builders. Unless you are suffering from a nutritional deficiency or h... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Avoid: Avoid deli meats & imported soft cheeses (listeria), raw meat (steak tartar), raw fish(sushi), raw shellfish, things made with raw eggs (salmonella),... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
A Verified Doctoranswered
31 years experience
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.