Doctor insights on:
Is Being Around Gas While Your Pregnant Okay
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
It's common: Most of us have more gas when we're pregnant. I'd recommend you learn to laugh at yourself, and maybe try Tums (calcium carbonate) or another antacid. I'm not sure why it happens: a bit of lactose intolerance? The constipation that comes with the slowing of the smooth muscle of the gut? Be kind to yourself. We all have this issue when we're pregnant. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
ASK OB: Maalox is fine and Cat B which can help with GI upset and some gas issues. Important to ask your OB Dr. for continuity of care and sop that they know what your are going through and any meds you will be taking, even over the counter ones. Good luck and Congratulations. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Like regular gas: A 5 month pregnancy is not that big, so gas at that time should feel similar to regular gas before pregnancy. There may be more reflux, heartburn, and gas, but the quality of it should be similar to past symptoms. If there are big cramps, possible contractions, or other worrisome symptoms, a woman can see her primary care doctor and ob-gyn to look for routine problems and for pregnancy problems. ...Read more
Please ask your OB: For my pts i recommend beeno or gasx or mylecon. ...Read more
Ob US: Susan, I am not sure what "babycradia" is (?bradycardia=slow heart rate) and no "spectrum" (? no septum). CRL of 3.8mm would most likely be 3.8cm and would make the pregnancy about 10 weeks along. Hope this helps. Cannot really answer more than that based on what you posted. Please post again if needed and I will try to help. Best of luck ...Read more
I was 9wks 6days on my 1st u/s (6/25/12). Is that correct knowing that the fetus doubles in size after the 6th week of pregnancy? U/s go by ga / fa ?
Ultrasound accurate: The most accurate dating will be by ultrasound done between 6 to 10 weeks gestational age. With the information provided. Due date is january 27th. Estimated conception dates are may 1st plus or minus 4 days. ...Read more
Its two years now that I have such foul gas and too frequent, its embarassing, started when i got pregnant almost 2years ago. I don't think its food.?
Lactose intolerance?: The first thing to do would be to definitely rule out lactose intolerance, which would be the most common cause of your symptoms. Another consideration would be bacterial overgrowth or a flora shift, which may have occurred if you took antibiotics during your pregnancy. Please consider a thorough evaluation by your primary care provider or a gastroenterologist. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor online
- Is it okay to take tramadol while being pregnant?
- Is it okay to sleep on your back while pregnant?
- Is it okay to have sex while your pregnant?
- Is it okay to run while pregnant?
- Can being around a computer harm you when your pregnant?
- Is it okay to drink milk while pregnant?
- Is it okay to have caffeine while pregnant?
- Is it okay to eat flaxseed while pregnant?
- Is it okay to burn your mouth while pregnant?