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Can I take airborne while pregnant, I'm 18 weeks?

Can I take airborne while pregnant, I'm 18 weeks?

Don't take it.: There is no evidence that it works, so save your money. Also, when pregnant, avoid all meds or supplements not recommended by your doc. Why take chances? ...Read more

Dr. Scott Keith
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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


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I am 29 weeks pregnant and would like to know if airborne is safe for me to take?

I am 29 weeks pregnant and would like to know if airborne is safe for me to take?

Airborne products: May contain Vitamin's A, C, E, B2, Magnesium, Zinc, selenium, Managnese, Lonicera, Forsythia, Schizonepeta, ginger, Chinese Vitex, Isatis, Echinacea glutamine & lysine. This company has been sued for false advertising /claims that it's prodcts can prevent the flu, common cold and other infections. I don't recommend taking any unneccesary substances into the body during pregnancy.

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Pristiq, (desvenlafaxine) trazadone, keppra, plaquenil, zonegran, Claritin, vitamin B, airborne immune support, stratterra. Can I take these if pregnant? Which ones?

Pristiq, (desvenlafaxine) trazadone, keppra, plaquenil, zonegran, Claritin, vitamin B, airborne immune support, stratterra. Can I take these if pregnant? Which ones?

Using the general: Health education portion of HealthTap can't substitute for getting coordinated care with your obstetrician, psychiatrist and pharmacist. They need to examine the need for each of these and then balance the risks to use the medication with the risks if the medication is not used. This is not a simple task. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take airborne while breastfeeding? I'm starting to come down with a cold feel congested& don't want to let it set in

Is it safe to take airborne while breastfeeding? I'm starting to come down with a cold feel congested& don't want to let it set in

Not recommended: Have not seen any good research study that shows Airborne (or a similar supplement) actually works the way the manufacturer or sellers claim it works. Colds and flus always stop, and some will be mild cases while others can be bad cases. That means symptoms will often get better after taking any such supplement. Likewise, symptoms will often get better after NOT taking any such supplement. ...Read more

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How long does it take before I find out if I'm pregnant r nt?

How long does it take before I find out if I'm pregnant r nt?

It depends: It depends based on the test you use. Most OTC urine pregnancy test manufacturer will note on the box or insert how many days after sex you can expect the test to be accurate. Different tests are different. On average, it can be detected 10 days after a missed menstrual period.

If concern, consider taking a blood/serum HCG test which is more reliable from your doctor's office/lab. ...Read more

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Can u take portable while pregnant?

What's portable?: If you are referring to a nebulizing inhaler for asthma, the answer is yes. Portable, in that case, describes the canister. The drug is albuterol or a brand name for albuterol. ...Read more

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Is airborne safe if you are pregnant?

Discouraged: Airborne is a supplement and has not been tested by the us food and drugs administration. It is generally not recommended to be taken while pregnant. ...Read more

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Can I take cocodamol whilst pregnant?

Can I take cocodamol whilst pregnant?

Think twice: Co-codamol is also known as tylenol (acetaminophen) with codeine. Narcotics are acceptable to take if you really need them for pain, preferably for a short amount of time only. If you take narcotics on a regular basis. The baby may undergo withdrawal after birth. ...Read more

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Can you take benydral while pregnant?

Can you take benydral while pregnant?

Yes: There is no adverse affect of Diphenhydramine (benadryl) on pregnancy and no adverse affects to developing baby. However, remember it can make you very drowsy, and this may be exaggerated during pregnancy, so don't use and do things like drive or use chain saws after taking the med. Also, make sure to get extra fluids as it can cause a bit of dizziness. ...Read more

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Can you take oxypowder while pregnant?

Can you take oxypowder while pregnant?

Oxy powder: Oxy powder is a "natural" colon cleanser. It contains 3 ingredients --- magnesium oxide, citric acid, and Gum Acacia. Is it safe? Yes. Is it safe for a pregnant woman? Not certifiably. Ingredients are safe. The concern is diarrhea and fluid depletion. ...Read more

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Is mucusex safe to take whilr pregnant?

Is mucusex safe to take whilr pregnant?

U mean mucinex (guaifenesin): A decongestant, cough medicine has several ingredients may not be good for fetus, especially first 3 months, speak to you OB doctor before taking any medications, including cough medicine ...Read more

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Is 7 keto safe to take while pregnant?

Avoid: This is an over the counter herbal supplement for body building. This is not something one wants to take while pregnant ...Read more

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What can I take for pain while pregnant?

What can I take for pain while pregnant?

See doctor: When you are pregnant, you are under the care of your ob/gyn, you need to check with your OB what is allowed and what is not recommended. In general, esp the first trimester (12 weeks) you should not take any med because this is the time for development of your baby. Again, it is best to see your OB and inquire about any meds. ...Read more

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Can I take fem dolphilus while pregnant?

Can I take fem dolphilus while pregnant?

A safe probiotic: Fem Dolphilus is a patented blend of probiotic strains and is perfectly safe to take while pregnant. ...Read more

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Can I take a perkiset while being pregnant?

Talk to doctor: If there is a strong medical reason that the risks are outweighed by benefit, and other safer pain medicine has been tried, Percocet may be ok. But don't take an older prescription or someone else's pills without talking to your doc. ...Read more

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Hi is pantothen safe to take whilst pregnant?

No real data: There is no real solid data to support either decisions- use of not use. Sorry... I would stay on the safer side. ...Read more

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What medicine I should not take if im pregnant?

Medications: There are so many. Can't list them all. See your physician for an entire list ...Read more

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I have unlcers and I'm pregnant can I take Picot?

I have unlcers and I'm pregnant can I take Picot?

Ask you OBGYN Doc: I believe this is an antacid of some kind. The usual rule in pregnancy is that nothing is 100% safe, having said that I would think you can find a reasonably safe antacid but its use needs to be blessed by the OBGYN Doctor. He will know what you can use. ...Read more

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What's ok for a 5 months pregnant to take for a cold?

See your doctor: If it is a virus, all you can do is supportive care such tylenol (acetaminophen) and nasal saline spray. However; if it is a bacterial infection you will need antibiotics. Pneumonia and bad sinsus infections can occur in the setting of pregnancy so do not hesitate to seek medical care. ...Read more

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If I think I might be pregnant should I take any medicine?

If I think I might be pregnant should I take any medicine?

Take a test: Take a test to confirm you are pregnant. If you are, you should start a prenatal vitamin and schedule an appointment with your doctor. ...Read more

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Can pregnant women take Zometa?

Can pregnant women take Zometa?

No: Category D pregnancy rating and should be avoided during pregnancy ...Read more

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Can I take beano when pregnant?

Can I take beano when pregnant?

Unsure: No studies performed per beano website on safety of beano in pregnancy. States to "ask your doctor". I could not find the ingredients. States made for natural ingredients. Simethicone in other anti-gas meds is a category c. I can only reiterate, "ask your doctor" and check other alternatives for your gas. Maybe a diet change would be all that is needed. ...Read more

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Can pregnant women take Adapin?

Can pregnant women take Adapin?

Adapin: Only if benefits outweigh risks, since no controlled data exist regarding its use in human pregnancies. ...Read more

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Can pregnant women take Renvela?

Can pregnant women take Renvela?

Renvela: Renvela is FDA pregnancy category C. So benefits must outweigh risks of use. ...Read more

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Can pregnant women take Orapred?

Can pregnant women take Orapred?

Orapred: Pregnancy Category: C - Risk cannot be ruled out. Potential benefits must outweigh potential risks. ...Read more

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I'm pregnant can I take theraflu?

Better options: Theraflu contains a variety of pharmaceuticals like acetominophen, antihistamines, cough suppressants & decongestants that may reduce symptoms but do nothing to actually help you heal. These can have unpleasant side effects. It also has artificial colors/sweeteners/flavors & preservatives. I would not take it during the first trimester, but most docs feel it is ok later in pregnancy. See my comments. ...Read more

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Is lyrica safe to take pregnant?

Is lyrica safe to take pregnant?

Lyrica: It is category C. "Category C. Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks." If you choose to stop it, do not do so abruptly, talk to your neurologist to get a tapering regimen of more than 1 wk ...Read more

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Can I take nyquil while pregnant?

It is ok: In general you want to avoid all medications during pregnancy that you don't have to take. The ingredients in nyquil are ok to take. But take for the shortest time possible. ...Read more

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Can pregnant women take Cardizem?

Can pregnant women take Cardizem?

Cardizem: Cardizem is FDA Pregnancy Category C. Discuss with OB. ...Read more

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Can pregnant women take collagen?

Can pregnant women take collagen?

I would not: When you're pregnant, you need to minimize any artificial chemical exposure especially if it is not essential for you to take. You're having concerns now, let alone if something goes wrong with the pregnancy, so to keep you at bay - don't experiment! ...Read more

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Can pregnant women take Aplenzin?

Can pregnant women take Aplenzin?

Wellbutrin (bupropion): It is Category C pregnancy drug. Benefits have to outweigh risks. Consult your Doctor. ...Read more

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Can pregnant women take Razadyne?

Can pregnant women take Razadyne?

Razadyne: Razadyne is FDA Pregnancy Category C. It has not been well studied for human pregnancy. Discuss with OB/ GYN. ...Read more

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Can pregnant women take Zelboraf?

Can pregnant women take Zelboraf?

Special circumstance: US FDA pregnancy category D: There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks. ...Read more