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Can you take tramadol during pregnancy?

Can you take tramadol during pregnancy?

Don't.: As a general principal, take no medications during pregnancy, esp. The first 12 weeks, when the organs are forming. A few drugs r considered safe, but most r harmful or unknown. Medication taken before or needed during preg must have benefits that outweigh possible risk. Tramadol, an atypical pain med, has no possible benefit. Check with your OB about any drug, rx or otc, herb or supplement. ...Read more

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Can you take keprra during pregnancy?

Can you take keprra during pregnancy?

There is risk: Patients using Levetiracetam (Keppra) should be aware that there appears to be a small chance of malformations with using the medication while pregnant, but that the data are limited. ...Read more

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Can you take antivirals during pregnancy?

Can you take antivirals during pregnancy?

Tamiflu (oseltamivir) is an FDA: Class B drug. Animal studies have shown no increased risk of fetal malformations; no definitive studies have been done in humans. Your OB may feel the risk of taking Tamiflu (oseltamivir) is less than the risk of having the " flu". A Danish study showed a 3-fold increase in Austic Spectrum Disorder in progeny of women who had the " flu" or other viral illness with fever for a week during gestation. ...Read more

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Can you take vitex to prevent a miscarriage? Can you take it during pregnancy?

Can you take vitex to prevent a miscarriage? Can you take it during pregnancy?

Possibly Unsafe: Per warning label from one manufacturer: pregnancy and breast-feeding: using vitex agnus-castus during pregnancy or breast-feeding is possibly unsafe. The concern is that vitex agnus-castus can interfere with hormones. Don’t use vitex agnus-castus if you are pregnant or breast-feeding. ...Read more

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Can someone take norfloxacin during pregnancy?

Can someone take norfloxacin during pregnancy?

No: Norfloxacin is in a class of antibiotics called florouquinolones which are generally avoided in pregnancy due to theoretical risk to the fetus. It is a pregnancy category c drug. ...Read more

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How save are percocet to take during pregnancy?

How save are percocet to take during pregnancy?

Opiate & pregnancy: It is not recommended to use opiate in the pregnancy. It can affect fetal development in the first trimester and it can cause great stress for the baby due to withdrawal. If you are so dependent on the opiate, please discuss it with your doctor before trying to have a baby. ...Read more

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How long can you take progesterone during pregnancy?

How long can you take progesterone during pregnancy?

Which progesterone?: You can take Progesterone through the entire pregnancy, but its seldom useful after the 12th week. There is a preparation called 17-hydroxy-progesterone (17-ohp) that is often called 'progesterone, ' leading to confusion. 17-ohp is given in the second and even third trimesters to reduce early delivery - they're not the same drug or for the same purpose. ...Read more

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Can you take methadone while you're pregnant?

Can you take methadone while you're pregnant?

Yes: Yes. You and your baby will be addicted and your baby will have to detox after birth. ...Read more

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Can i take pedilax during pregnancy?

Can i take pedilax during pregnancy?

For constipation?: If you are asking about suppositories, the answer is yes. If you are speaking of oral, i would recommend something else, like MiraLAX (polyethylene glycol) to help with constipation. It's not absorbed by the body and is gentler than many anti-contstipation medications. Make sure to drink a lot of water if you are having problems with constipation. Drink until your pee is clear/white, no yellow. ...Read more

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Which pain medications are safe to take during pregnancy?

Which pain medications are safe to take during pregnancy?

Limited options : Nothing is 100% safe in pregnancy. Doctors usually recommend Tylenol (acetaminophen) as directed on the bottle. Most will tell you to avoid NSAIDs (ibuprofen, Aleve, Advil). It's best to try to figure out the cause of the pain and see if there are other options (like heat for muscle soreness, etc.). ...Read more

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What pain relievers are safe to take during early pregnancy?

Tylenol (acetaminophen) is a : Good choice. Acupuncture is also very safe and can be efficacious for many types of pain. ...Read more

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Can you take antibiotics (klacid) during pregnancy?

Can you take antibiotics (klacid) during pregnancy?

Clarithromycin: FDA pregnancy category: C . Animal studies have shown adverse effects. Can not state that it would be safe for humans. ...Read more

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Can you take adpirin and brufen together during menstration?

Can you take adpirin and brufen together during menstration?

No: Ibuprofen is better as it is a prostaglandin inhibitor and can stop the cramping more effectively than aspirin. High doses of Aspirin can cause a delay in blood clotting ability as well as irritate the stomach lining. ...Read more

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Can you take asprin during the first trimester?

Can you take asprin during the first trimester?

Acetaminophen : One baby Aspirin daily is known to be safe at any time during a pregnancy, and is sometimes prescribed for various obstetrical complications. For analgesia, Aspirin and other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agents are cautioned against, especially beyond 34 weeks. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take dates during pregnancy and what I should not take during pregnancy.

Is it safe to take dates during pregnancy and what I should not take during pregnancy.

Dates are safe: Eating dates and other fruits and vegetables are safe. There are no restrictions of fruit and vegetables in pregnancy. ...Read more

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Is it okay to take ibuprofen during pregnancy ..

Is it okay to take ibuprofen during pregnancy ..

Be cautious: Best is to ask your OB before you take any medicines while pregnant. ...Read more

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Which medications are safe to take during pregnancy?

Which medications are safe to take during pregnancy?

Many are...: .. And many aren't. The list is too long and to complex for this forum. Consult with your obgyn for specifics. ...Read more

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Can you take tramadol during pregnancy?

Don't.: As a general principal, take no medications during pregnancy, esp. The first 12 weeks, when the organs are forming. A few drugs r considered safe, but most r harmful or unknown. Medication taken before or needed during preg must have benefits that outweigh possible risk. Tramadol, an atypical pain med, has no possible benefit. Check with your OB about any drug, rx or otc, herb or supplement. ...Read more

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Taking Tramadol Hcl during pregnancy is it safe??

Taking Tramadol Hcl during pregnancy is it safe??

Not recommended: Tramadol considered Category C - Risk cannot be ruled out. Ask your OB-GYN for more information. Good luck. ...Read more

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Found out I was pregnant, is tramadol, Percocet and flexoral okay during pregnancy. First doc appt is next week.

Found out I was pregnant, is tramadol, Percocet and flexoral okay during pregnancy. First doc appt is next week.

Pregnant: tramadol and flexural are an absolute no. Percocet can be taken but i would even try to wean yourself off that while you are pregnant if possible ...Read more

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Tramadol in the first trimestre of pregnancy , it is safe?

Difficult: Unfortunately, there are few pain medications which have been well studied during pregnancy that can be recommended. Surface type approaches (e.g. Compresses for headaches) have been suggested as the most appropriate initial choice for pain relief. Discuss this with your healthcare provider for more details. Good luck. ...Read more

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Can tramadol abort a weeks pregnancy?

Can tramadol abort a weeks pregnancy?

No: Not under normal circumstances with normal dosage.I suppose a huge dose or overdose of about any drug could abort a pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can drugs like oxycodone or tramadol right before a pregnancy test, alter the results giving a false result ( + or - )?

Can drugs like oxycodone or tramadol right before a pregnancy test, alter the results giving a false result ( + or - )?

No: Pregnancy test looks for a specific hormone, hCG. Oxycodone and tramadol should not make a pregnancy test positive or negative. I would make sure you're using a new test that has not expired. ...Read more

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Is it safer to take tramdol during pregnancy?

Is it safer to take tramdol during pregnancy?

Category C: Animal studies show adverse effects. No human studies have been done. If maternal benefit outwighs fetal risk, then yes. ...Read more

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Which is better for pain during pregnancy? Ultram or lortab?

Which is better for pain during pregnancy? Ultram or lortab?

Neither one.: Hello. I am a mom with two kids. Neither one of these medications are good for a growing fetus. Avoid them like the plague. This a time period in which you should want to keep risk factors to your baby to the bare minimum. Unfortunately, Tylenol (acetaminophen) is all your OB is going to allow you. Ask them about topical compounds. They might approve things like lidocaine or diclofenac gel to specific areas. ...Read more

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How long does it take tramadol not to show up in the umbilical cord? My friend has been taking them her whole pregancy.. 8 days away from delivery.

How long does it take tramadol not to show up in the umbilical cord? My friend has been taking them her whole pregancy.. 8 days away from delivery.

Ashamed?: If she is not ashamed to take tramadol (I assume without a doctors recommended) then why stop now and try to hide her tramadol use? 8 days away and with 9 months of use her baby, umbilical cord iare pretty well saturated. Unfortunately her sense of conscience is only hitting her now. Chronic use of tramadol can lead to withdraw symptoms of the baby. Her baby's doc needs to know for baby care ...Read more

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Can i take pedilax during pregnancy?

For constipation?: If you are asking about suppositories, the answer is yes. If you are speaking of oral, i would recommend something else, like MiraLAX (polyethylene glycol) to help with constipation. It's not absorbed by the body and is gentler than many anti-contstipation medications. Make sure to drink a lot of water if you are having problems with constipation. Drink until your pee is clear/white, no yellow. ...Read more

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Can you take keprra during pregnancy?

There is risk: Patients using Levetiracetam (Keppra) should be aware that there appears to be a small chance of malformations with using the medication while pregnant, but that the data are limited. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take your medicines during pregnancy?

Depends : It depends on what medicines you're taking. Discuss each medication with your doctor and find out if it should be used during pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can you take antivirals during pregnancy?

Tamiflu (oseltamivir) is an FDA: Class B drug. Animal studies have shown no increased risk of fetal malformations; no definitive studies have been done in humans. Your OB may feel the risk of taking Tamiflu (oseltamivir) is less than the risk of having the " flu". A Danish study showed a 3-fold increase in Austic Spectrum Disorder in progeny of women who had the " flu" or other viral illness with fever for a week during gestation. ...Read more

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During pregnancy...Can i take vitaminc 1000mg ?

During pregnancy...Can i take vitaminc 1000mg ?

Of course: Vitamin c is extremely safe during pregnancy. I advise everyone to take at least 1000 mg twice a day whether pregnant or not. ...Read more

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Tramadol (Definition)

A synthetic analgesic for treatment of ...Read more