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Doctor insights on: Duphaston During Second Trimester

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Is Duphaston safe in first trimester?

In general yeah...: But have your Progesterone level checked before start... It should be ok... ...Read more

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What can I expect during my second trimester?

What can I expect during my second trimester?

Feel great: Second trimester is the best part of pregnancy. You may start looking pregnant with a little bubble and you will probably feel energetic and well. Most nausea and misery improves at second trimester. ...Read more

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What happens during 2nd trimester abortion?

What happens during 2nd trimester abortion?

Uterine evacuation.: Surgical or medical/mechanical methods can be used to empty the gravid uterus in the second trimester. The earlier one decides to terminate a pregnancy the safer, less costly, less traumatizing and faster it is. Consult with your gynecologist for additional details. ...Read more

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How common is bleeding during the second trimester?

How common is bleeding during the second trimester?

You shouldn't: You shouldn't have bleeding in the second trimester. You should get your OB to check it out. ...Read more

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Why I still feel nauseated during second trimester?

Why I still feel nauseated during second trimester?

Sensitivity to HCG: Sensitivity to HCG varies from woman to woman. Some women never experience morning sickness while others deal with it through out the entire pregnancy. The level is lower after the first trimester but there is still HCG present. Hope this helps. Best wishes to you and the baby. ...Read more

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Cramps during second trimester of pregancy?

Cramps during second trimester of pregancy?

See your doctor: Symptoms like these have to be evaluated in real-time by your physician. He/she has access to your examination, laboratrory data and many other diagnostic tests to get to the bottom of what's going on and offer you help. ...Read more

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Is brown discharge during second trimester normal?

Is brown discharge during second trimester normal?

No: But it is not necessarily serious. You should be checked. ...Read more

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I took one percocet during my second trimester will my baby have defects?

I took one percocet during my second trimester will my baby have defects?

Should not be a pbm: Percocet is considered a category c drug, meaning animal studies may show problems with fetal development but human studies to date have not. It is unlikely that a single dose or several would have a significant effect on baby during the second trimester. ...Read more

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What can I eat / take / do to help me get more energy during the second trimester?

What can I eat / take / do to help me get more energy during the second trimester?

Eat healthy: Make sure you are taking your vitamins, and make sure your hb is normal as it can drop during preg and u may need additional iron and I assume they have checked your thyroid as I do in all my pts at their 1st visit, because hypothyroid can cause decreased energy and make sure u are sleeping as well as possible. ...Read more

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Signs of ruptured membranes during second trimester?

Signs of ruptured membranes during second trimester?

Please call your OB: Now, if you are worried about this, your OB should be the 1st person u should call! So call now, u would notice thin fluid like water coming out of your vagina. Your doc can do a nitrazine test if it is not obvious and an exam and fern test and ultrasound to find out because hopefully u are not but if u are u will need to be admitted with close monitoring and at bedrest, . ...Read more

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Is it safe to smoke weed during second trimester?

Is it safe to smoke weed during second trimester?

Need to know this: Marijuana has a mixed reputation, but we have found that adolescents who heavily use can develop emotional and cognitive issues which may stay with them for life. A baby inside of you would be far more vulnerable, so stay away from weed until after labor and delivery. ...Read more

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Are light nosebleeds normal during the second trimester?

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Are light nosebleeds normal during the second trimester?

See below: The hormonal changes during pregnancy can lead to nasal congestion with engorged blood vessels and hence nose bleeds. See an ENT doctor for cauterization in the office ...Read more

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Is a light brown discharge during the 2nd trimester of pregancy a normal?

Is a light brown discharge during the 2nd trimester of pregancy a normal?

Can be normal: Typically, light brown discharge is indicative of bleeding from the cervix or placenta/uterus at some point in the pregnancy. Brown discharge is old blood typically. A little bit of brown discharge is common in most pregnancies. You should definitely mention to your doctor, and possibly refrain from intercourse until you see your doctor. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have menstrual like cramps during the second trimester at 14 weeks?

Is it normal to have menstrual like cramps during the second trimester at 14 weeks?

Yes: A cramping sensation can occur in any month in pregnancy. Of course what is the difference between this cramping and threat of miscarriage. Difficult question to always answer. Benign cramping in 2nd trimester is constant and not cyclical. It feels like constant pressure. If you're worried at all, though, see your doctor and ask for a cervical length ultrasound to confirm cramping is benign. ...Read more

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Is there a risk to the baby if I stop Prozac (fluoxetine) during the second trimester?

Is there a risk to the baby if I stop Prozac (fluoxetine) during the second trimester?

Under Doc Care Only: The main risk of stopping antidepressant meds in the second trimester is recurrence of depression, which is why you need to be seeing an experienced doctor regularly, who could help you see early signs of returning depression. Also, if you do stop, it is often a good idea to resume about 4 weeks before delivery to avoid the risk of serious post-partum depression. ...Read more

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Can there be a risk to the baby in stopping Prozac (fluoxetine) during the second trimester?

Not necessarily: If mom is stable through the balance of pregnancy there is no significant effect on the fetus if you stop the med however, a baby needs a fully functional mom to thrive well & mom should not stop the med if she needs treatment to stay healthy enough to care for baby after birth. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take atarax (hydroxyzine) as needed during second trimester?

Is it safe to take atarax (hydroxyzine) as needed during second trimester?

Not advisable: The Atarax (hydroxyzine) has been associated with cleft lip and or cleft palate when taken during pregnancy. Therefore it would be safer for you to take cetirizine (Zyrtec) Which is pregnancy category B ...Read more

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Is it normal to have a swollen leg during the second trimester? I'm at 21 weeks.

Is it normal to have a swollen leg during the second trimester? I'm at 21 weeks.

Yes and No: If both legs are swollen equally this is fairly normal during pregnancy. However, if one leg is swollen more than the other you should see a doctor as soon as possible. It may be that you have a DVT (Deep Venous Thrombosis) which can be quite dangerous and even fatal if left untreated. ...Read more

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Is it normal to feel queasy again at start of third trimester? Nausea had stopped during second trimester.

Normal: The enlarging uterus is putting pressure on your ability to expand your stomach when eating. Eat smaller lighter meals more frequently. ...Read more

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During my second trimester, after having multi orgasmic sex, my face breaks out in dark splotches all over. What is this and how do I prevent it?

During my second trimester, after having multi orgasmic sex, my face breaks out in dark splotches all over. What is this and how do I prevent it?

Well, don't have sex: But that's not really an answer, is it? Your facial flushing is a common side effect of capillary dilation that accompanies sex, embarrassment, certain kinds of food, and many other stimuli. There's really nothing to do about this as this is a normal physiologic response, more or less in certain individuals, and perhaps more with pregnancy. Forget the flushing and god bless multiple orgasms! ...Read more

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Hi, is BetaMethasone Valtrate 0.05% okay to use during 2nd trimester? Surface area is contained to two fingers.

Hi, is BetaMethasone Valtrate 0.05% okay to use during 2nd trimester? Surface area is contained to two fingers.

Topical steroid: Topical steroid cream is safe for use in pregnancy. This will need to be prescribed by a doctor after a diagnosis is made. Then the medication should be used exactly as directed by your doctor. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have an increase in bowel movement during second trimester?

Is it normal to have an increase in bowel movement during second trimester?

Depends on person.: Lots of women actually get constipated during pregnancy, exacerbated by hemorrhoids. An increase in bowel movements isn't necessarily a cause for alarm or something abnormal. ...Read more

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Is it common to get orgasms during sleep in 2nd trimester? They wake me up and belly feels very tight and hard. Thus far it happened twice this week

Is it common to get orgasms during sleep in 2nd trimester? They wake me up and belly feels very tight and hard. Thus far it happened twice this week

Contractions: I think it is important to make sure you are not having contractions. If your belly is getting tight and it is enough to wake you from sleep then you should be evaluated for preterm labor risk. ...Read more

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Is it common to develop GERD during 2nd trimester? My mother did. I feel breathless during meal. I'm Slow eater and eat healthy. Advice?

Is it common to develop GERD during 2nd trimester? My mother did. I feel breathless during meal. I'm Slow eater and eat healthy. Advice?

GERD DURING PREGNANC: GERD can happen in any trimester of pregnancy more common in second and third trimester. Eat smaller meals more times than two or three meals a day, after you eat wait 2to3hours before you lie down, avoid late night snacksavoid spicy foods, chocolate and mint. If symptoms worse at night raise the head of the bed 6to8 inches. You can take Mallox, Rolaid or Mylanta Avoid antacids containing sodium Bicarb ...Read more

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Can I travel in the second trimester?

Can I travel in the second trimester?

Ask you doc: If no problems my pts can travelup till 32 weeks gestation. ...Read more