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Is eating baby powder harmful while pregnant?

Is eating baby powder harmful while pregnant?

Yes: If by baby Powder, you mean talcum powder, it is bad at any time and more so during pregnancy. ...Read more

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Is nido fortified safe for unborn baby?

Is nido fortified safe for unborn baby?

Please clarify: Nido fortified is an instant milk that is designed for children aged 4-12 so i don't understand what this has to do with an unborn baby. I think it would be safe for a mother to take during pregnancy, even though it is not meant for this purpose. It is not meant to be a food for newborn babies. Breastfeeding is far and away the best source of nutrition for a baby. Any formula is far inferior. ...Read more

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Is noni powder safe during pregnany?

Is noni powder safe during pregnany?

Uncertain: Reviewed this question on a number of sites and all stated that there are no studies on the effects of noni (Morinda citrifolia or Indian mulberry) on pregnancy. ...Read more

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Is it safe to drink baby nursery purified no added fluoride water while pregnant?

Is it safe to drink baby nursery purified no added fluoride water while pregnant?

Yes: There shouldn't be an issue with doing so, as it is basically just distilled water with no fluoride. The only concern is your dental health. So, discuss with your dentist. If your question is, will it harm your pregnancy, then the answer is no. It will not harm your pregnancy to drink nursery water, but may be a waste of money for you. Consider just using a filter with your tap water. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Is Shakeology protein powder safe for breastfeeding?

Is Shakeology protein powder safe for breastfeeding?

Not sure: I reviewed the shakeology web site and there were some concerns that I have reviewing the ingredients They list several added anti-oxidants and nutrients and basically my concern is that these have not been studies in babies The other question would be how much of the shake is being transferred through breast milk and that has also not been studied- I think a well balanced diet is likely better ...Read more

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Is it safe to take macca powder while breastfeeding ?

Is it safe to take macca powder while breastfeeding ?

Macra powder: Macra powder is derived from the root of a plant. It has lots of vitamins and other nutritional values. It is safe to use while breastfeeding, but check with your OB to see if there would be too much vitamin content if you are taking a prenatal vitamin as well. ...Read more

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Is biotin safe for baby while breast feeding?

Is biotin safe for baby while breast feeding?

Yes: No problem with this medication.It achieves a level as one of the most benign medications taken during lactation. ...Read more

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Is collagen safe for breastfeeding moms?

Is collagen safe for breastfeeding moms?

Collagen...: ...Is a significant ingredient in all types of meat, and the primary protein in jello. All of these are safe to eat in pregnancy and lactation. ...Read more

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Is antibiotic powder safe for pregnant?

Is antibiotic powder safe for pregnant?

That would depend on: Which antibiotic it is. Discuss specific product with your obstetrician or your pharmacist. ...Read more

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Is dentinox safe for babies?

Is dentinox safe for babies?

Simethicone: This is an anti colic medication. It may or may not help. Colic usually begins at 3 weeks of age and lasts for about three months.I find that swaddling the child or putting the child in a swing is more effective than any otc medication. ...Read more

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What is the difference between cornstarch baby powder and talcum baby powder?

What is the difference between cornstarch baby powder and talcum baby powder?

Ingedient: Corn starch is used in most baby powders today because it is safer, particularly if you breath some of it in. Talc is made from the mineral talc and can be harmful to the lungs if breathed in in sufficient quantities. We don't recommend talc for babies. ...Read more

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Is lactaid safe for babies?

Is lactaid safe for babies?

Not lactaid...: Babies under a year should be fed either breastmilk or formula. There are several formulas that do not contain lactose. If the child does not tolerated a milk based formula, you can try a soy formula or a formula such as alimentum or nutramigen. If you are breastfeeding, you can try removing dairy from your diet. Always discuss changes in formula with your baby's pediatrician. ...Read more

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Is iron while pregnant safe for the baby safe?

Is iron while pregnant safe for the baby safe?

Yes: Intake of iron containing prenatal vitamins is quite helpful both to you and baby. Babies system will need iron to grow normally & your body will need some to replace what baby will extract from you. It does not harm baby like some medications might during pregnancy. ...Read more

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Is mastrrbating with baby oil safe?

Sure: Lubrication is helpful in preventing chafing/irritation, as long as you are not allergic/sensitive to any of the ingredients in the oil. ...Read more

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Is it okay to eat baby powder while your pregnant?

Is it okay to eat baby powder while your pregnant?

NO: No- ingestion of foreign substances is called pica: you should call your OB now and inform them if you have been ingesting powder. ...Read more