Top
10
Doctor insights on: Ayurvedic Pregnancy Care For Vata

Share
1

1
What are my pregnancy care options?

What are my pregnancy care options?

Multiple: Traditional-a dr. With hosp delivery physician supervised midwife & hosp. Midwife and birth center certified nurse or lay midwife midewife and home birth not enough room here to cover pros or cons of each. Most deliveries include prenatal care proceeds with minimal complications. I work at a referral hosp where we see all the complications, many tragic most preventable. Choose with care. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
Dr. Austina Cho
4 doctors shared insights

Pregnancy (Definition)

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


2

2
Asthmatic, do I need special pregnancy care?

Asthmatic, do I need special pregnancy care?

Astma & pregnancy: As an asthmatic you would be classified as a high risk pregnancy. It is imperative for your asthma to be aggressively controlled. Discuss with your OB seeing an allergist or pulmonologist. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
3

3
How will my gp be involved in my pregnancy care?

GP can Deliver baby: If your gp is also trained to manage and deliver babies they can be fully involved. If you have an obstetrician then the gp may be kept up on your pregnancy and be prepared to take over with the management of the pediatric needs of the newborn. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
4

4
What are my options if I want private pregnancy care?

??????: Do not understand the ? You can see an OB doc who is on your insurance, if u see someone in solo practice then that doc will do your delivery and u will see that doc all the time, if you go to a group u may or may not see one doc all teh time and that doc may or may not do your delivery depending on how teh group practices, if u go to a clinic it will be differnet, it may depend on yoru insurance. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
6

6
I'm taking pregnancy care and acid folic tabs. I've heard that vitamin d is bad when ttc. True?

I'm taking pregnancy care and acid folic tabs. I've heard that vitamin d is bad when ttc. True?

Vitamin D: In spring and summer vitamin D is not needed unless you are dressed from head to foot. That said, vitamin D is available at the Pharmacy without a prescription and bottles containing 125 capsules at 1000 units per capsule. The cost is about $10. ...Read more

7

7
Can we use Ayurvedic preparation drashasava during pregnancy to subside morning sickness?

Can we use Ayurvedic preparation  drashasava during pregnancy to subside morning sickness?

Probably but...: I'm familiar with some ayurvedic preparations but never heard of "drashasava." a search found only 1 reference which is so unusual it makes me wonder if it's spelled correctly. The only info i found was "the popular tonic drashasava is made from grape juice." if that is the only ingredient it is safe, but i can't be sure if it has other ingredients.Also, grape-derived products are best if organic. ...Read more

8

8
Taking Ayurvedic medicine for constipation in pregnancy safe ?

Taking Ayurvedic medicine for constipation in pregnancy safe ?

Great caution: This depends on which ayurvedic medicine as there are many. The most common ayurvedic medicine for constipation is triphala; some websites say it should be avoided in pregnancy as its "downward flowing" energy could trigger a miscarriage or premature birth. Others say it's safe to use during pregnancy in small doses.I advise avoiding most herbs in the first trimester.Small amounts may be ok later. ...Read more

9

9
Plz suggest me some Ayurvedic or home made safe procedures to abort pregnancy of 1-2 weeks & is high dose of vitamin C , a solution to it ?

Plz suggest me some Ayurvedic or home made safe procedures to abort pregnancy of 1-2 weeks & is high dose of vitamin C , a solution to it ?

None available: A safe and reliable home-made potion or procedure has not been invented or discovered, so it's time to do things the traditional way... Meaning, see the ob-gyn doctor together to discuss all the options. ...Read more

10

10
My age is 34 have4kids had normal bloodpressure throughout and through pregnancy but now blood p is140/80.Is it normal BP .How to normal it .

My age is 34 have4kids had normal bloodpressure throughout and through pregnancy but now blood p is140/80.Is it normal BP .How to normal it .

Normal: It is in the range of normal. Elevated is usually defined as greater than 135/85. However, if this is a significant change for you, you may need to evaluate any changes in life style, diet, exercise, wt gain. ...Read more

Dr. Suzanne Gilberg-Lenz
151 doctors shared insights

Ayurveda (Definition)

Ayurveda programs follow the ancient Hindu science of medicine, and offer a holistic approach to health with the goal to help people live long, healthy, and well-balanced lives. The programs focus on the three basic energy types (doshas) found in every person, and work ...Read more