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Able Sudafed Head Cold Pregnant
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
Symptom relief: Tips: sore throat – gargle with warm salt water (1/2 tsp salt in 8 oz of water). Get strep test/culture if very sore. Congestion – saline nose drops or netti pot. For anti-inflammatory effect & mobilizing mucus- homemade chicken noodle soup. Hydrate- lots of water/clear broth/ add honey & asmall amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea.. Fever/ pain – acetaminophen/ nsaid’s rest! ...Read more
I'm currently on 500mg of metronidazole twice a day. My wonderful kids gave me the worst head cold ever!! Can I take sudafed too?
I'm flying tomorrow, have a head cold, IBS and get motion sickness, can I take Sudafed, Dramamine and Imodium (loperamide) at the same time?
Yes: take what you need to control your symptoms ...Read more
How long does it take for pseudoephedrine (60mg/3x) to start working? Severely blocked ears due to head cold. For 4 days now, since 2nd day of cold.
Not enough: Adequate Treatment of viral common cold symptoms require not only decongestant (pseudoephedrine) but also antihistamine like benadryl (diphenhydramine) and anti-inflammatory medicine like aspirin . If these don't help in 3-5 days, the possibility of bacterial infection and thus antibiotic treatment should be considered ...Read more
Is it safe to use the Vicks warn humidifier with the Vicks Vapopads while pregnant. I have a really bad head cold.
Vicks+ pregnancy: Hello~ yes I have prescribed it for many years while in Obstetric practice. Its safe and better to take than an antihistamine.Put about 10ml-15ml in a dish filled with boiling water. Place as towel over your head and breathe in the menthol vapors for about 10 mins and do that a few times a day. Get better ! ...Read more
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