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Are ginger pills safe during pregnancy?

Are ginger pills safe during pregnancy?

What's in the pills?: Ginger is ok. But what is in the pills besides ginger? Not all companies take care to test or include ingredients considered safe for pregnancy. Even prescription pills can be counterfeit and include lead paint, floor wax, other toxins. Before taking new OTC pills, do searches for information about the company that makes them, show the bottle to your pharmacist or doctor, even check otis, reprotox. ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Ginger (Definition)

Human studies suggests that 1g daily of ginger may be effective for nausea and vomiting in pregnant women when used for short periods (no longer than 4 days). Several studies have found that ginger is better than placebo in relieving morning sickness. In a small study of 30 pregnant women with severe vomiting, those who took 1 gram of ginger every day for 4 days reported more relief from vomiting than those who took placebo. In a larger study of 70 pregnant women with nausea and vomiting, those who received a similar dosage of ginger felt less nauseous and did not vomit as much as those who received placebo. Pregnant women should ask their doctor before taking ginger, and should be careful not take more ...Read more


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Is allergic pill affect on pregnancy?

Is allergic pill affect on pregnancy?

Allergy Pills + Preg: If you are talking about oral antihistamines, then Loratadine and Cetirizine are safe, but fexofenadine is not. Montelukast is considered safe but should be used primarily in 2nd/3rd trimester. ...Read more

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Risk of pregnancy during an inactive pill?

If u did not: Miss the active pills then u do not have to take the inactive pills u can throw them away or take them, u should not get pregnant. ...Read more

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Risk of pregnancy during an inactive pill ?

Risk of pregnancy during an inactive pill ?

No change...: If a woman is consistently taking birth control pills (same time, every day), and doing fine on them, she won't ovulate. That means she has very little chance of pregnancy, and that chance doesn't change whether she is on the hormone pills or the inactive placebo pills. She can feel relaxed and not worry, regardless of when she is having sex. ...Read more

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Is there any pill to stop pregnancy at 8th week?

Is there any pill to stop pregnancy at 8th week?

Wrong Forum: We do not offer treatment advice here on health tap and we do not offer abortions here, either. Your gynecologist or family doctor should be consulted urgently. ...Read more

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Can i take slimming pills when in early pregnancy?

Can i take slimming pills when in early pregnancy?

Danger: First, there are no diet pills that will lead to real or sustained weight loss. Second, why would you risk taking something you do not absolutely need when you are pregnant? I would advise strongly that you not do this. ...Read more

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After one month, which pills can spoil the pregnancy?

After one month, which pills can spoil the pregnancy?

If you are already: Pregnant - do not try to do a self- abortion using oral contraceptives or emergency contraceptives. Encourage you to discuss with your gynecologist, physician or a family planning clinic to learn options. ...Read more

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Does 7up and ginger ale help with pregnancy sickness?

Does 7up and ginger ale help with pregnancy sickness?

Ginger ale does.: A simple way to v nausea is w ginger. You can drink slightly flattened ginger ale or nibble on crystallized ginger. Or pour boiling water over freshly sliced organic ginger ; steep at least 5 min in a covered pot. Sip. Aromatherapy: sweet orange (citrus sinensis), peitigrain (citrus reticulata), mandarin (citrus reticulata) are different citrus scents that can v nausea. ...Read more

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Is it possible to have accidental pregnancy while on pill bc?

Is it possible to have accidental pregnancy while on pill bc?

Yes: Oral contraceptives need to be taken religiously - but even then - no form of birth control is 100% effect. ...Read more

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Can taking the abortion pill affect your later on pregnancies?

Can taking the abortion pill affect your later on pregnancies?

"abortion pill": No, early, medical abortion should not affect later pregnancies. ...Read more

Dr. Arthur Balin
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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