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Are all homeopathic drugs safe during pregnancy?

Are all homeopathic drugs safe during pregnancy?

blanket statement N: Unlike allopathic medications, most homeopathic remedies do not cause persistent side effects, do not have any molecular densities to contribute to toxicity for the baby or mother, but the dose, and the frequency of dosing, requires sound judgment. If it can act effectively, the possibility of adverse reaction must be possible.... With proper supervision, generally safer. ...Read more

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Dr. Thomas Fiala
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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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What's sideeffect if women use a drug during pregnancy ?

What's sideeffect if women use a drug  during pregnancy ?

Depends: I am assuming drugs mean medications. Medications are put into different categories depending on their affects on baby , some of which are totally safe others are contraindicated during pregnancy. So it depends which drug we are talking about. Check with your doctor or pharmacist for further information. ...Read more

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Which is the drug of choice for toxoplasmosis during pregnancy?

Which is the drug of choice for toxoplasmosis during pregnancy?

Spiramycin.: Spiramycin, pyrimethamine/sulfadiazine, Azithromycin and trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole are in decreasing order of preference the agents to use for toxoplasmosis treatment during pregnancy. ...Read more

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Is it possible that drug user equals no pregnancy?

Is it possible that drug user equals no pregnancy?

Unsure: Illicit drug use can interfere with conception and can damage a pregnancy, but drug abusers do still often conceive. ...Read more

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I was wondering what are the examples of drugs use to treat hypertension in pregnancy?

I was wondering what are the examples of drugs use to treat hypertension in pregnancy?

Rx: The favorable ones are those that have minimal harm to the fetus such as methyl-dopa. A thorough discussion with a physician is best , to discuss risks and potential harm to the child. ...Read more

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Is Ampiclox a good drug used for prevention of pregnancy?

Is Ampiclox a good drug used for prevention of pregnancy?

No: Ampiclox use may decrease efficacy of oral contraceptives that contain estrogen. It is fda pregnancy category b. Ampiclox does not prevent pregnancy. ...Read more

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I am 6 week of pregnancy I have been vomiting what ido what drug helpful?

I am 6 week of pregnancy I have been vomiting what ido what drug helpful?

Ginger: A simple way to reduce nausea is with ginger. You can drink slightly flattened ginger ale or nibble on crystallized ginger. Or pour boiling water over freshly sliced organic ginger & steep x 5 min in a covered pot. Sip. ...Read more

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Has anyone ever heard of the drug terbutaline for pregnancy?

Has anyone ever heard of the drug terbutaline for pregnancy?

Stop contractions: Terbutaline is a drug used most often to help stop the smooth muscle tightening in an asthma flare up if other meds are not working. It has been used to stop smooth muscle tightening produced by the uterus undergoing premature contractions. If you can stop the contractions, u may avoid premature birth. Before terbutaline, ethanol (IV) was used but had many undesired side effects for mom/baby. ...Read more

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What's an alternative drug for metronidazole in first trimester of pregnancy?

What's an alternative drug for metronidazole in first trimester of pregnancy?

For what?: That entirely depends on why the Metronidazole is being considered. Some things need no treatment (like bacterial vaginosis) but others may be treated with alternative antibiotics (eg, sexually transmitted infections). ...Read more