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Is It Safe For Me To Take Dulcolax In My Third Trimester
Of course....: Sounds like a great way to relax. I'd take advantage of the opportunity now, as similar escapes with a small child, or a toddler, or a school age child, or a pre-teen, or a teenager will be few and far between, and in each case for different reasons. Enjoy this while you can, then enjoy all the joys of parenting to come. Congratulations and cheers to you.... ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it okay to take both metronidazole and nitrofurantoin for a uti during my second trimester in my pregnancy?
Usually not, but....: It depends on your comfort, how vigorous the activity is, and whether you have interest, rather than feeling you must! ...Read more
A little risky: Pseudoephedrine constricts blood vessels. One study showed an increased incidence (3.2%) of gastroschisis, a defect in the abdominal wall, in infants of mothers who took Pseudoephedrine during the first trimester. This can be seen on fetal ultrasound as early as 14 weeks.Please discuss risks vs. Benefits with your ob. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My dentist gave me papain for tooth pain. I am currently pregnant at third trimester . Is it safe to take that medicine?
Not sure: Personally, i never heard of it. This is what was posted on webmd:special precautions & warnings: pregnancy and breast-feeding: taking papain by mouth during pregnancy is possibly unsafe. There is a concern that it might cause birth defects or miscarriage. Not enough is known about the safety of using papain during breast-feeding. Don’t use it if you are pregnant or breast-feeding. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Try excellent sleep: Hygiene first. Retire & rise same time each day. Keep bedroom dark & cool & use only for sex & sleep. Turn off tv. No naps. Exercise regularly but not in late evening. No caffeine for 6 hrs prior to sleep & no alcohol or tobacco. Keep dinner moderate sized & finish at least 2 to 3 hrs before sleep. Can try warm milk, along w light reading, warm bath or lavender scent. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Is it safe for me to walk as exercise my first month . I also love crawfish is it safe to eat in your first trimester ?been worried about miscarriag
Yes and no: Walking is fine. Would avoid raw fish definitely. Shell fish should be cooked, but are fine to eat. Miscarriages can be lowered in chance by avoiding heavy lifting, physical trauma, any recreational drugs, or certain medications that can be harmful to the fetus. Can find info at womenobgyn.com ...Read more
Is is safe to drink panadol for pain while pregnant? I am 18 weeks pregnant and i does have a lot of headaches is it safe to drink panadol 500g during this time...I normally take two 500g tablets a day...Is it safe for my unborn child?, if not what are t
No, it's not: Whether it is SAFER than cigarettes, however, is another question. It most likely is safer, because it has fewer dangerous chemicals than burnt tobacco does, but it still has a lot of unknowns. Different e-cigs and devices for delivering the nicotine come with different liquid propellants, and many of these have formaldehyde and other toxins. Best thing is to quit. 2nd best-nicotine patches etc. ...Read more
Is the medication allegra (fexofenadine) safe to use when trying to get pregnant? My dr told me it is.
Allegra (fexofenadine) safety: Allegra is generally a safe medication. It is pregnancy category c : http://en.M.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/pregnancy_category#section_1. If you are not even pregnant yet, it is all right to take it until you are confirmed pregnant. Then you might want to use category b products like benadryl, (diphenhydramine) Claritin or zyrtec (or generics). Best to use sprays for nasal symptoms -- not absorbed. Use pills off and on. ...Read more
Is it safe for me to take 2 ranitidine pills about 6 hours apart? The first pill didn't seen to do to much for my extreme heartburn
Follow instructions: When taking prescription medication it is important to follow the instructions instructions exactly as written. Heartburn medications can be tricky. Tums, rolaids, maalox are good at neutralizing acid at the time that symptoms are present. Ranitidine, nexium, (esomeprazole) omeprazole, Pepcid are good at preventing stomach acid. These should be taken daily to prevent the symptoms from coming up. ...Read more
Is it safe to take amedicine for sinus like afrin(oxymetazoline) in the 1st trimesters of pregnancy?
FDA Category C: This substance is rated category c for pregnant women. Which means it is not advised unless the benefit outweighs the risk. There have been very few reported problems, but no real studies have been done to establish safety. As a fellow sinus sufferer....I would not use it. I would do steam inhalations with menthol and consider seeing the doctor if symptoms last longer than 10 days. Good luck. ...Read more
Morphine: Every drug you take must be balanced by it's risks. Morphine is safe but you have not said why you are taking it and for how long. If you have surgery and need pain control, then by all means use the drug. If you are taking it for other reasons, then you need to ask yourself do I need the medication. It is best to use the least amount of medications. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am pregnant and haven't pooped in a couple days. Is it safe for me to take a laxative from the drug store for constipation? I am not sure if it is constipation, but i was going to take a laxative from the store. Now i wonder, is it safe for the baby?
Why BEFORE?: If you mean, right before the procedure... Maybe. If you are having it done in a surgery center or hospital, they will give you a lot better meds than just vicodin! if it is at the doctor's office, just ask the podiatrist if it is ok. It depends on what other medications are going to be given to you. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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