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How To Induce Lactation Without Being Pregnant
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
Yes: Regular stimulation of the breast, either by the baby or with a breast pump, will eventually restore your milk production. You might find it easier to 'pump and dump' while on the medication. Once the baby is ready to latch again, you will still have some milk production at that time. ...Read more
I need to go on meds for 6month, i only breastfed 11 weeks, can I induce lactation again after such a long time? Im so upset i can not breastfeed :(
What medication ?: Some medications can actually be taken during breastfeeding. If you are going on medications the doctors know are toxic, then relaction through hormonal manipulation is possible. However, a baby who has bottle fed for that long may show little interest in going back. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
42. Irregular periods. Sertraline 200mg p/d. Now sore breasts. One nipple erect for one mnth. Now small amnt lactation. Not pregnt.Cause lactation?
See your doc: Some psychiatric medication, antidepressants and atypical neuroleptic medications, rarely can increase prolactin, which can lead to in irregular periods, lactation, tender breasts and firm, enlarged nipples. But you need a blood test to confirm elevated prolactin level and, if so, subsequent diagnostic radiology testing to confirm it is not from another cause. Call and see your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Several ways: Typically they give you an IV medication called oxytocin, which is the same hormone that your brain produces to make you go into labor. Sometimes they will do other things, including a couple of different medications in your vagina and cervix. Discuss it with your physician. ...Read more
Depends on severity: Taking care of patients is always a risks vs. Benefits assessment. So, the question's are: how harmful to the mother and to the baby are the mother's anxiety attacks, how harmful is the treatment for the attacks, what potential bad things can happen to the mother and to the baby if an attempt to deliver before term is tried. In general, we want a baby to deliver naturally. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi can you fall pregnate while taking provera (medroxyprogesterone)? I have been taking provera (medroxyprogesterone) for 10day to induce a cycle but still have been trying to fall pregnate
Yes in general: If you ovulate while on Provera (medroxyprogesterone) then it is possible. If you're taking the Provera (medroxyprogesterone) because you aren't ovulating though, it isn't very likely as the Provera (medroxyprogesterone) in and of itself doesn't induce ovulation. Provera (medroxyprogesterone) provides the Progesterone that is normally produced after natural ovulation. Ask your provider if you're annovulatory or not. ...Read more
I don't think so.: Screwing with mother nature for the sake of vanity is not wise. ...Read more
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