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Is cayenne and lemon tea safe for pregnant women?

Is cayenne and lemon tea safe for pregnant women?

Yes: This is safe for you and the developing baby. There are no adverse effects from this combination. ...Read more

Dr. Stephen Scholand
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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 nature's way cayenne pepper capsules during pregnancy? I want to drink something for headache and sinus! Now 5 weeks pregnant!

Can I take nature's way cayenne pepper capsules during pregnancy? I want to drink something for headache and sinus! Now 5 weeks pregnant!

Why take the chance?: Pepper capsules might be perfectly safe, but we don't have any data to show that they don't cause birth defects. If you're pregnant don't assume that something sold as "natural" is safe. If it's not life and death, avoid taking anything in early pregnancy, or later on for that matter. ...Read more

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Is it okay to eat cayenne chillies while pregnant?

Is it okay to eat cayenne chillies while pregnant?

You may: Increase your chances of heartburn or reflux, but otherwise should be ok unless excessive. ...Read more

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Are lemon, honey and cayenne pepper not good for pregnancy?

Are lemon, honey and cayenne pepper not good for pregnancy?

No contraindication: The only problem I can see with these foods is if they give you indigestion or gastric reflux, which is common in pregnancy. In which case, i'd avoid high acid and spicy foods. I suspect you will be fine though. ...Read more

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How do I find out why can I eat spicy food but not use rubs with cayenne pepper while pregnant?

How do I find out why can I eat spicy food but not use rubs with cayenne pepper while pregnant?

Whose advice is: That? Using cayenne pepper rub, even when not pregnant is not a good idea. It may lead to persistent causalgia, an annoying painful sensation. ...Read more

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Can pregnant women take Oscon?

Can pregnant women take Oscon?

Did you mean Opcon A: FDA category C. It must be discussed with your doctor. ...Read more

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Can pregnant women take Serviflox?

Can pregnant women take Serviflox?

Serviflox: Serviflox is not recommended because it has not been well studied regarding pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can pregnant women take Baycadron?

Can pregnant women take Baycadron?

Baycadron: "Since adequate human reproduction studies have not been done with corticosteroids, use of these drugs in pregnancy or in women of childbearing potential requires that the anticipated benefits be weighed against the possible hazards to the mother and embryo or fetus. Infants born of mothers who have received substantial doses of corticosteroids during pregnancy should be carefully observed for > ...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 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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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

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Can pregnant women take Trileptal?

Can pregnant women take Trileptal?

Trileptal: It is category C pregnancy drug, hence benefits have to outweigh risks, & the patient is closely monitored throughout pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can pregnant women take Budeprion?

Maybe: Bupropion is not free of risk to the fetus; stopping it may also not be free of risk. You need to wiegh these risks in an informed way, invovling your partner and obstetrician, considering specific trimester, alternative medication and other treatments. ...Read more

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Can pregnant women take Dependal-M?

Can pregnant women take Dependal-M?

No: Dependal-M is a combination medication of Furazolindone plus Metronidazole. This medication is contraindicated for pregnant or lactating women. Please discuss with your OB before taking any medicine while pregnant. ...Read more

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Could pregnant women take collagen?

Shouldn't: Don't use any UNNECESSARY medication during pregnancy and this tops the list as unnecessary ...Read more

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Can pregnant women take cyclobenzaprine?

Can pregnant women take cyclobenzaprine?

Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl): Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) has been classified as Category B by the FDA. Category B drugs have not been shown to cause teratogenicity or fetal abnormalities in animal studies but have not been fully evaluated in humans. Category B drugs such as cyclobenzaprine should be given during a pregnancy only when the physician determines that the risks are less than the benefits of the drug's actions. Ask your GYN doc. ...Read more

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Can pregnant women take collagen products?

Not good idea: Unless a drug is classified pregnancy safe and absolutely needed would advice against it. ...Read more

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Is diclofenac safe to take by pregnant women?

Is diclofenac safe to take by pregnant women?

Probably Not: Diclofenac, a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (nsaid), and other drugs of this class should generally not be taken during pregnancy as it can affect the fetus' circulatory system late in pregnancy and are associated with developmental defects early on. Tylenol (acetaminophen) can be taken in carefully limited quantities for pain. As always, the benefits versus the risks should be discussed with your doctor. ...Read more

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Can a pregnant woman ask to take a drugs test?

Can a pregnant woman ask to take a drugs test?

Yes: If there is reason to do so, such as thinking someone else putting drugs in your intakes? Or are there other reasons? ...Read more