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What vitamin supplements should be taken during fourth month of pregnancy?

What vitamin supplements should be taken during fourth month of pregnancy?

Prenatal s: A basic prenatal vitamin is all that is required in an otherwise uncomplicated pregnancy. In select pregnancies the prenatal should be supplemented with Folic Acid (4mg/day). In particular those pregnancies at risk for spina bifida.

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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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Could it be a good idea to take specially formulated vitamin supplements during pregnancy?

Could it be a good idea to take specially formulated vitamin supplements during pregnancy?

Prenatal vitamins: Yes - you want to ensure that there is adequate folate, (folic acid) calcium & iron in the formulation. Vitamin a may be lower.

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I'm 17 weeks pregnant, been dealing w/ a severe cold/flu for a week w/o any improvements, also anemic. Not sure if that prolongs course of viral infx. How can I get better faster? Ok to take Emergen-C in pregnancy?

I'm 17 weeks pregnant, been dealing w/ a severe cold/flu for a week w/o any improvements, also anemic. Not sure if that prolongs course of viral infx. How can I get better faster? Ok to take Emergen-C in pregnancy?

Cold: Hi, Congratulations on being pregnant. Unfortunately, there is not much you can do about a viral illness. Especially, one week into it. However, it may be a good idea for you to see your doctor and make sure that nothing else is going on. Best of luck and thank you for checking with HealthTap

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Is avil safe during pregnancy?

Is avil safe during pregnancy?

Do you mean ADVIL (ibuprofen)?: Generally, it isn't recommended during pregnancy. Avil (pheniramine) is an antihistamine which has anticholinergic effects that is used for allergic conditions. Avil is pregnancy category c. Drugs. Com defines fda category c as “animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus ; there are no adequate ; well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use >.

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Is odomos safe during pregnancy?

Is odomos safe during pregnancy?

Most likely: I looked up this product and its likely safe for use. However, no can promise you safety until we see reports on users hand what there pregnancy outcomes where. These students usually come from observation as most people are unwilling to subject themselves to studies where the outcome may be a bad effect on your baby.

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Is narco safe during pregnancy?

Is narco safe during pregnancy?

Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen): Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) is an opioid, taking throughout pregnancy will result in addiction in the fetus. And they may have withdrawal at birth. So doctors will try to wean Also small teratogenic risk http://www. Webmd. Com/drugs/2/drug-63/norco-oral/details/list-precautions

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Is avil 25 safe during pregnancy?

Is avil 25 safe during pregnancy?

Avil (Pheniramine): Is an antihistamine which has anticholinergic effects that is used for allergic conditions. Avil is pregnancy category c. Drugs. Com defines fda category c as “animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus ; there are no adequate ; well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.”.

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Is caffeine safe during pregnancy?

Is caffeine safe during pregnancy?

Yes: Previously there was a concern about caffeine and miscarriages, although medical studies have not concluded a distinct association. Moderate caffeine consumption (<200mg per day) has not been shown to increase miscarriage risk.

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Is candarel safe during pregnancy?

Is candarel safe during pregnancy?

It may be safe but: It may be safe but no studies I could find about its safety during pregnancy as a precaution it is recommended not to use artificial sweetners and preservatives when you are pregnant in my opinion.

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Is benefiber safe during pregnancy?

Is benefiber safe during pregnancy?

Yes: It can also help maintain regularity and help reduce hemorrhoids common in pregnancy as well since your bowell function will be more natural.

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Is proactive safe during pregnancy?

Is proactive safe during pregnancy?

Yes: The proactive over-the-counter acne treatment has benzoyl peroxide, the same ingredient that is in many other otc acne treatments, and is safe to use on the skin during pregnancy.

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Is palo azul safe during pregnancy?

Safety: Has not been established yet during pregnancy. Fyi, it is used as a urinary antiseptic.