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Flexon during pregnancy

A 35-year-old female asked:
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Flexor: The salt is orphenidrine. The medication is also called Norflex. It is a category C drug and the effects on fetes have not been evaluated . I would su... Read More
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No: Flexon MR is a combination of Ibuprofen, Paracetamol and Chloroxazone. It is not advisable to take this drug during pregnancy as it is not safe.
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Dr. Charles Whiting
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
No Studies...: There are no studies in animal or human pregnancies guide us in using Flexon during pregnancy. Medications with no data should be avoided unless th... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lonna Larsh
Family Medicine 31 years experience
Yes: It's basically just sugar and aspartame (nutrasweet). As long as you don't have phenyketonuria, you can take it. I am not a fan of aspartame anytime... Read More
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Dr. Judith Tellerman
Clinical Psychology 43 years experience
It would be good if you would discuss this with your Gynecologist who knows your medical history and can make recommendations. If you are not confiden... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yvette Westford
Obstetrics and Gynecology 21 years experience
Yes: By Brinjal, do you mean Eggplant? Only in the Indian cultures Brinjal is suggested to be avoided during pregnancy (Ayurveda) A normal eggplant has lot... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 29 years experience
Obstetrics: I am not sure what you are asking. In the U.S. The moment one knows they are pregnant they go to see an obstetrician who runs all kinds of tests, give... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Illegal opiates: There are a lot of things to NOT do during pregnancy, but I want to focus on the overuse of opiates by pregnant women and the impact on their unborn c... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ramon Garcia-septien
Sports Medicine 46 years experience
Many but : Any exercise that is recommended by your Obstetrics Doctor m
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 21 years experience
Food in pregnancy: Of course avoid alcohol completely. Minimize caffeinated products. Avoid deli meats and unpasteurized cheeses. Minimize fish consumption to twice week... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
See below: Certain fish like tuna may have mercury and should be avoided. It may be more important to concentrate on what you should eat and for that please cons... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Siegfried Schmidt
Family Medicine 35 years experience
Herbs are drugs!: Maracuya is also called passionflower. The fruit and above ground parts of this vine are being used as herbal medicines. It works as pain-, anxiety-, ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kamel Sadek
Family Medicine 26 years experience
No difference : Leg swelling increases during the third trimester of pregnancy. Elevating both legs is usually recommended to help reduce edema of the legs. If you at... Read More
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