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Doctor insights on: Hcg Safe Products

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Are hCG diet safe?

Are hCG diet safe?

No: And has not been proven to do any good either .Please stay away. ...Read more

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Are over-the-counter salicylic acid facial products safe to use while pregnant?

Are over-the-counter salicylic acid facial products safe to use while pregnant?

General rule: The medication in products you use on your skin are not absorbed into the blood in detectable amounts that would bother the babies growth or development. You may find that pregnancy alters the skin & makes otherwise milder treatments harder to control & less satisfactory. ...Read more

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Taking prenatal vitamins with hCG drops ncrease pregnancy?

Taking prenatal vitamins with hCG drops ncrease pregnancy?

Not likely: Are you asking if you would have a higher chance of getting pregnant taking growth hormone and vitamins? Possibly, if the growth hormone supplement and vitamins help your other hormones and help you be more balanced and you are still ovulating it might work. But there are better ways to go to improve chances of getting pregnant. ...Read more

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Is materna hCG safe during pregnancy?

Is materna hCG safe during pregnancy?

Absolutely NOT!: Why would you think of taking anything like that during pregnancy that could endanger your developing fetus? Adulthood should always precede parenthood. ...Read more

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Is milk thistle safe during pregnancy?

Is milk thistle safe during pregnancy?

Milk thistle: The fewer meds you take during pregnancy (other than required prescription meds and prenatal vitamins) the better. Same goes for supplements; medical literature advises against milk thistle in hormone sensitive conditions; since maintaining a pregnancy depends on hormones, i'd advise not to use it. Beyond that there are insufficient data to aid a decision. ...Read more

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Cleaning products during pregnancy, are they safe?

Cleaning products during pregnancy, are they safe?

Don't drink/koolaid: Cleaning products are safe as long as you do not mix ammonia products with others and breath in the vapors. Of course, don't drink them as well as they can be very harmful to you and the fetus. ...Read more

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Are alive! women's ultra potency vitamins safe to take during pregnancy?

Are alive! women's ultra potency vitamins safe to take during pregnancy?

Probably not: I would stay away from "ultra-potency" vitamins in pregnancy. One has to be careful about vitamins that are potentially harmful to your fetus, such as vitamin a. Your ob/gyn should be able to review theses doses with you and you should take the bottle in to them so they can review these doses. ...Read more

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Which baby skincare products should I use?

Which baby skincare products should I use?

No fragrances: The most important thing is to use products without scents and additives, as these can irritate your baby's skin. Many rashes and peeling skin do not require any skincare products as they can be normal for your baby. If it is recommended some safe products are vasoline, aquaphor and eucerin cream. ...Read more

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Is Grapefruit seed extract without benzethonium chloride and no synthetic preservatives safe during pregnancy?

Is Grapefruit seed extract without benzethonium chloride and no synthetic preservatives safe during pregnancy?

No clinical trials: There aren't any clinical trials showing that grapefruit seed extract is safe in pregnancy, so its difficult to know for sure. Some seeds of fruits are dangerous though. For example apple seeds contain small amounts of the poison cyanide. ...Read more

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Prosacea gel safe in pregnancy?

Prosacea gel safe in pregnancy?

Probably: This gel contains dilute sulphur solution. It is probably safe because it is so weak of a solution. It has some moisturizers as well which are safe to use. ...Read more

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Dark spot corrector from poactive, safe to use while 6 months pregnant? Ingredients: octyldodecanol, cyclopentasiloxane, hexylene glycol, glycolic acid..

Dark spot corrector from poactive, safe to use while 6 months pregnant? Ingredients: octyldodecanol, cyclopentasiloxane, hexylene glycol, glycolic acid..

Why take the chance?: My standard advice for all pregnant women is take or apply medicines only when necessary - and then only if your obstetrician okays it. Dark spots are a cosmetic issue; why not wait until you have the baby - at which time the dark spots may very well fade on their own, as they often do. ...Read more

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Is it safe to use cleaning products during pregnancy?

Is it safe to use cleaning products during pregnancy?

No: You are safe with castille soap and diluted hydrogen peroxide. Citrus peel based cleansers are okay as well. Use nothing with chemicals in it you can't pronounce. ...Read more

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Read perrier contains fluoride and high levels of nitrates - safe to drink when pregnant?

Read perrier contains fluoride and high levels of nitrates - safe to drink when pregnant?

Yes...: I am not comfortable with all the nitrates. The Fluoride is not a problem. I would go with another source of water that is more pure. ...Read more

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Is it safe while pregnant to use Advocare products?

Is it safe while pregnant to use Advocare products?

Not worth the risk: Some of advocare's products contain ingredients that are not proven to be totally safe in pregnancy (such as caffeine). You are much better off taking prenatal vitamins instead, which can help keep you and baby healthy. ...Read more

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African sea-coconut brand cough mixture safe for pregnancy use?

African sea-coconut brand cough mixture safe for pregnancy use?

What is ingredient?: What is the ingredient inside the cough mixture? If you are in doubt- ask the pharmacist -your local pharmacist is able to see the ingredient and help you out. If still not sure- ask your ob. ...Read more

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Is Milk Thistle safe to take during pregnancy?

Is Milk Thistle safe to take during pregnancy?

Not recommended: http://umm.edu/health/medical/altmed/herb/milk-thistle University of Maryland Medical Center (USA) advises pregnant and breast feeding women against ingesting milk thistle. ...Read more