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Can I take dilaudid while pregnant?

Can I take dilaudid while pregnant?

FDA pregnancy CAT: C - would try to avoid using Dilaudid during pregnancy. ...Read more

Dr. Payam Rafat
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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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Can i take nac-600 while pregnant?

Can i take nac-600 while pregnant?

WHY?: Why take anything that you don't know what it is, why you're taking it, what it will do to you, or what harm it could cause you or baby -- particularly when you're pregnant. Don't take any chances with any medication unless you doctor tells you it's essential to your, or the fetus's, health. ...Read more

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Can I take acetaminophen while pregnant?

Can I take acetaminophen while pregnant?

Yes: Follow the recommended dosing as toxicity can occur if you take too much. ...Read more

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Can i take immurane while pregnant?

Can i take immurane while pregnant?

No: Unless there is a life threatening illness or if no suitable substitute exists to treat a serious medical condition, Imuran (azathioprine) should not be used during pregnancy. There are five categories of drugs used during pregnancy ranked a (no risk), b, c, d, x (severe risk). Imuran (azathioprine) is category d. ...Read more

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Can I take vitamin B12 while pregnant?

Can I take vitamin B12 while pregnant?

Yes: Yes, but be reasonable. A good thing to take is a prenatal vitamin. If you take that and a balanced diet, you will be fine. Babies need certain amounts of vitamins, but not mega-doses. Ask you ob-gyn what a good pnv is, as they likely have all kinds of samples from various drug reps. ...Read more

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Can i continue to take aguaje supplements while pregnant?

Can i continue to take aguaje supplements while pregnant?

No data to answer: I have not found any research studies that answer this question. Aguaje is said to be a rich source of phytoestrogens & is traditionally used to increase fertility. I would be cautious during the first trimester (when one should be cautious re: most supps) but as a fruit that is apparently widely eaten in the amazon during pregnancy it is probably safe. ...Read more

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Can i take gabapentin while pregnant?

Can i take gabapentin while pregnant?

No studies: There are no human studies of Gabapentin use during pregnancy, but animal studies have shown fetal problems. There have been delayed ossification in skull bones, vertebrae, and extremities. Hydroureter and hydronephrosis have also been reported in animal studies. These results mean Gabapentin should only be used in pregnancy when benefit clearly outweighs risk. Discuss with your doctors. ...Read more

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Can i take trazadone while pregnant?

Can i take trazadone while pregnant?

Talk to psychiatrist: Trazodone is essentially an antidepressant with strong side effect of sedation and is currently used as a sleeping aid. It is a category c drug and is not recommended during pregnancy. But this is a discussion best had with a psychiatrist who knows you as some times benefits out weigh the risks hence treatment is individualized in pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can I take iron supplements while breastfeeding?

Can I take iron supplements while breastfeeding?

Yes: You should definitely continue to take iron supplements while breastfeeding. Breast milk has tremendous nutritional and immunologic value for infants, but the iron content may be insufficient as the infant grows. To make sure that both your baby and you have adequate iron for health blood production, you should typically continue your prenatal vitamins while lactating. ...Read more

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Should I take vitamins while pregnant?

Should I take vitamins while pregnant?

Yes: Yes but trust me it does not have to be anything too expensive. Two flintstone chewables or a centrum is fine. ...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 i take charcoal tablets while pregnant?

Can i take charcoal tablets while pregnant?

Yes, but why?: Charcoal is not absorbed by your body and so should not cause problem for the pregnancy itself, but why you need to take charcoal? Did you ingest something--od on certain meds or chemical? Charcoal is often used to "bind up" other toxic chemicals and it is eliminated unchanged in the feces--it is not absorbed into your body. Consult doc. Good luck. ...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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Can i get pregnant while taking cipralex?

Can i get pregnant while taking cipralex?

Yes - but taper off.: Escitalopram is distributed in the amniotic fluid - limited data. Nonteratogenic effects in the newborn following ssri exposure late in the third trimester include respiratory distress, cyanosis, apnea, seizures, temperature instability, feeding difficulty, vomiting, hypoglycemia, hypo- or hypertonia, hyper-reflexia, jitteriness. Acog recommends tapering off ssris if possible - talk to your psych. ...Read more

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Can I take singular while pregnant or trying to get pregnant?

Can I take singular while pregnant or trying to get pregnant?

If needed: That medication is considered safe for use during pregnancy - but as with all medication during pregnancy it should be used on when needed. ...Read more

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Can i take augmantin while pregnant?

Can i take augmantin while pregnant?

Yes : As long as you are not allergic! Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) is safe in pregnancy as much as is possible to know. ...Read more

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Iron (Definition)

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