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Doctor insights on: Harm To Baby Nsaid Use

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Orajel ok to use while pregnant?

Orajel ok to use while pregnant?

Sure.: Benzocaine is the main ingredient of orajel; when used within reason (not excessive amounts, nor for too long) it is expected to be safe for use during pregnancy and lactation. Pregnancy category c, no human or animal studies available. ...Read more

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Using Otc Pain Meds (Definition)

Over-the-counter pain relievers Pain relievers like acetaminophen (Tylenol) and aspirin are familiar choices for the treatment of osteoarthritis. * Acetaminophen generally is considered safe, although it may pose risks to some individuals with liver disease or when taken in excessive doses. * Aspirin is a popular medicine for many arthritic disorders because of its ability to relieve pain as well as inflammation (swelling, redness). However, aspirin is not suitable for people who have had a stomach ulcer or aspirin allergy. Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) NSAIDS relieve pain as well as inflammation. There are a wide variety of NSAIDs to choose from. Over-the-counter forms include: * Ibuprofen (Advil, ...Read more


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Can a baby use aspirin?

Can a baby use aspirin?

No: We have not used Aspirin or Aspirin like products in kids under age 16 for decades after it was tied to a rare cause of liver failure/death. The only exceptions are treating kids with arthritis, kawasaki disease or rheumatic fever. The "baby aspirin" as a low dose has resurfaced & is used with adults to help prevent heart attacks. ...Read more

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Is it safe to use castro oil to induce labor? Or will it harm baby?

Is it safe to use castro oil to induce labor? Or will it harm baby?

Mother Nature knows: when the time is right for your baby to be ready for delivery. Why second guess, mother nature?Congratulations and be well. ...Read more

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For baby formula is it better to use baby water w or wo fluoride?

For baby formula is it better to use baby water w or wo fluoride?

Fluoride: One of the best ways to strengthen teeth & make them less susceptible to tooth decay is the incorporation of Fluoride into the actual structure of the enamel as they form. This is much better than any Fluoride treatment to the surface of teeth later on. Whether or not to use Fluoride supplements, vitamins with Fluoride or nothing depends upon the amount of Fluoride in the natural water supply.->. ...Read more

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Is it okay to use baby oil or baby lotion while masturbating?

Is it okay to use baby oil or baby lotion while masturbating?

Yes: There is nothing wrong with using either of those lubricants to aid in masturbation. If using a condom afterward for penile vaginal sex, you would want to be careful if the condom is latex. Oil based products can deteriorate the condom and lead to issues. ...Read more

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Is it safe to use baby wipes to clean cups and dinnerware that we'll use later to eat from?

Is it safe to use baby wipes to clean cups and dinnerware that we'll use later to eat from?

Would not: Wipes are not intended to be used this way. You are not cleaning them and you can get bacterial overgrowth on the cups and dishes, not to mention the chemicals you are potentially ingesting. Use plain soap and water. Can not beat it. ...Read more

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Is it safe to use whitening products while breastfeeding ?

Is it safe to use whitening products while breastfeeding ?

A toss up: No studies have been done regarding the safety of the whitening products during pregnancy or while breast feeding American Dental Association suggests that dentist recommend patients defer teeth whitening during pregnancy. Breast feeding is a toss -op with some thinking that by the time peroxide reaches the baby it is not detectable. But the consensus is to consult your OBG ...Read more

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Is it safe to drink tap water while pregnant? Will it harm the baby ? Will it effect fetal development in any way? Is bottle water better to drink?

Is it safe to drink tap water while pregnant? Will it harm the baby ? Will it effect fetal development in any way? Is bottle water better to drink?

Tap water is fine: In the United States -- every community, every state -- tap water is entirely safe, in both pregnant and non-pregnant persons. Many people prefer bottled water, but the only rational reason is taste: if you like it better and can afford it, use bottled water. But assuming no special contamination issue -- which the health department and media would publicize -- tap water is entirely safe. ...Read more

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Mylicon or gripe water; is it ok for babies to use this?

Mylicon or gripe water; is it ok for babies to use this?

Yes: Mylicon (simethicone) is safe for babies. It helps break up small bubbles so they can burp. Gripe water is generally safe for babies. However there are so many different kinds now. Check with your doctor about specific products. ...Read more

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Will smoking marajuana while nursing harm the baby if soo how?

Will smoking marajuana while nursing harm the baby if soo  how?

Many ways: Cannabis is one of those drugs that produce problems for babies however they are exposed.It is transferred in breast milk & can produce sedation, weakness & poor feeding.It can drop milk production for mom. Long them head growth in baby is impaired but the effect on development is unknown. Smoking itself increases risk of crib death & frequency of infections. You give this up to be a mom. ...Read more

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Does baby aspirin help in trying to conceive ??

Does baby aspirin help in trying to conceive ??

Depends: In certain conditions it may be helpful, otherwise not necessary. ...Read more

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Is there any harm using the vapor pen non nicotine while breastfeeding?any harm towards the baby?

Is there any harm using the vapor pen non nicotine while breastfeeding?any harm towards the baby?

No one knows: Very few routine meds get into breast milk in quantities sufficient to harm a healthy baby. Vapor pens WITH nicotine are a terrible idea while nursing. Without nicotine . . . I have no idea what's in that vapor. ...Read more

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Does rephresh gel mask or treat bv? Is it safe to use while trying to conceive?

Does rephresh gel mask or treat bv? Is it safe to use while trying to conceive?

Tricky question: Most research shows that antibiotics are required for treatment of bv. But there is also some research that shows that improving the ph in the vagina and taking oral probiotics may reverse early BV changes or perhaps lower risk of it's return. The company says that it's product is safe for sperm. But there are no studies published by them about this. ...Read more

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How do u help a baby whoes been exposed to cocain and meth deal with tummy pains / withdrawls without using tylenol (acetaminophen) , Advil or gripe water ?

How do u help a baby whoes been exposed to cocain and meth deal with tummy pains / withdrawls  without using tylenol (acetaminophen) , Advil or gripe water ?

Hospital based care: Newborns to such exposure are generally managed within the hospital setting for their withdrawal. In some cases it will take weeks. Once that period is passed & the child is home, they have the same problems as other infants although their ability to establish good sleep/wake patterns may be weak.Medication is seldom needed at that point. ...Read more

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Nsaids (Definition)

Nsaid stands for non steroidal anti inflammatory agent. So the most potent anti inflammatory agents are steroids like prednisone. Nsaids are ...Read more