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Is it safe to drink sprite while pregnant?

Is it safe to drink sprite while pregnant?

Yes, but consider: Taking in healthier calories (not empty calories). ...Read more

Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
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Pregnancy (Definition)

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


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Is drinking milk tea safe during pregnant?

Is drinking milk tea safe during pregnant?

Moderation.: Try to avoid or moderate caffeine use in pregnancy. Watch for calories adding up w milk tea. ...Read more

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Is it safe to consume drinking chocolate during pregnancy?

Is it safe to consume drinking chocolate during pregnancy?

As long as: U are not diabetic and in moderation, and as long as your wt gain is not excessive but you should ask your OB to make sure it is ok with your ob. ...Read more

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Is drinking epsom salt while pregnant safe?

No: Epsom salts are for bathing or soaking in, not drinking. While the properties of epsom salt can be found in other medications, definitely it is not safe to drink, nor is it intended to be drunk. If someone you know has ingested it, I recommended calling your local poison control. ...Read more

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Can drinking caffeine cause my baby to have any defects? How much caffeine is safe durin pregnancy?

Can drinking caffeine cause my baby to have any defects? How much caffeine is safe durin pregnancy?

Caffeine: Drinking excessive amounts of coffee may lead to a miscarriage. Two hundred milligrams of coffee is recommended during pregnancy. That's about the equivalent of 2 cups of tea or coffee ...Read more

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I am taking a 100 mg caffeine pill in the morning I'm 6 months pregnant is this safe as its a pill and not drinking coffee? I only take this much

I am taking a 100 mg caffeine pill in the morning I'm 6 months pregnant is this safe as its a pill and not drinking coffee? I only take this much

Why take?: Curious why you are taking it at all. The concern about coffee intake during pregnancy is high doses of caffeine. Most studies show that small amounts of coffee are ok in pregnancy. I would not recommend taking a Caffeine supplement. ...Read more

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How safe is drinking drinks like ensure and boost daily when pregnant? I'm almost 4 months and gained about 10 pds to 125. Belly protrudes but im thin

How safe is drinking drinks like ensure and boost daily when pregnant? I'm almost 4 months and gained about 10 pds to 125. Belly protrudes but im thin

Boost: Ensure and boost are calorie supplements which should be safe during pregnancy. However, you should only be using them if your obstetrician feels that you need to gain more weight. I would discuss it with your OB to determine whether to continue using the supplements or not. Good luck. ...Read more

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Is drinking senna tea safe during pregnancy?

Is drinking senna tea safe during pregnancy?

Senna: Medline plus indicates that senna is "possibly safe" during pregnancy when used briefly, in small doses. However, it considers the herb to be "possibly unsafe" in large doses or for an extended period of time. The american pregnancy association specifically advises against stimulant laxatives during pregnancy, noting that they can cause contractions in the uterus. Senna can also lead to dehydratio. ...Read more

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Drinking grape juice while pregnant? Is it safe?

Drinking grape juice while pregnant? Is it safe?

Yes: No problem to drink grape juice while pregnant unless you are diabetic. ...Read more

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Is drinking tylenol (acetaminophen) for headaches safe during pregnancy?

Is drinking tylenol (acetaminophen) for headaches safe during pregnancy?

Yes: Tylenol (acetaminophen) is one of the only medications considered safe for treating pain during pregnancy. Try to limit your daily dose to no more than 3000mg per day. ...Read more

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I am a vegetarian and just became pregnant. How do I get my protein in? Are proteins shakes safe? I am 35. I have also stopped drinking coffee today.

I am a vegetarian and just became pregnant. How do I get my protein in? Are proteins shakes safe? I am 35. I have also stopped drinking coffee today.

Nutritionist: For something this important - I would encourage you to work with a nutritionist who is experienced with vegetarian diets. If you have a high caffeine intake - tapering off may be more comfortable. Congratulations. ...Read more

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I am 5 months pregnant, is it safe for me to replace my drinking water with alkaline water or should I wait til post delivery? Is the detox a concern?

Why do it?: I am unfamiliar with this. A simple google search pulled up multiple articles explaining that drinking high alkaline water was a fad with no proven health benefits. ...Read more

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I've been drinking, smoking and consuming meth (tik) heavily, also been sitting in sunna and ozone pod all while not knowing im 4weeks pregnant. What are the chances of still having a healthy baby, is it safer to have an abortion. Please help me?

I've been drinking, smoking and consuming meth (tik) heavily, also been sitting in sunna and ozone pod all while not knowing im 4weeks pregnant. What are the chances of still having a healthy baby, is it safer to have an abortion. Please help me?

We really can't: Advise you about having an abortion on HealthTap Basic (which is HealthTaps general health & medical education side). Consider consultation with your Dr or an obstetrician. Learn about options at Planned Parenthood Associates. I understand that although abortion is legal in Cape Town, that many abortions are done by illegal Clinics. If you decide to terminate your pregnancy -do so safely, ...Read more

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I am35 weeks pregnant and drinking baking soda with water for bad heartburn, is it safe?

No: That doesn't sound very appetizing. Consider Tums or rolaids which are antacids, which are also likely easier on the stomach. Also Pepcid or zantac (ranitidine) which are h2 blockers and safe in pregnancy. Best of luck. ...Read more

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My doctor told me I should be drinking gallons of water since I'm 31 weeks pregnant and already having preterm labor. Is this safe?

My doctor told me I should be drinking gallons of water since I'm 31 weeks pregnant and already having preterm labor. Is this safe?

Gallons of water: No one should be drinking gallons of water per day and no that's not safe. Perhaps he was saying gallons as an expression. Call and clarify that. ...Read more

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Is it safe if a pragnant woman take weight loss drink during pragnancy?

Is it safe if a pragnant woman take weight loss drink during pragnancy?

Depends on the drink: Some weight loss drinks are just extra fiber and water, so those should be fine. The drinks that have drugs and chemicals as ingredients are a bit worrisome, so one should bring the drink to her ob-gyn appointment and ask the doctor. ...Read more

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Drinking sprite during pregnant is ok or not?

Drinking sprite during pregnant is ok or not?

High calorie: Sprite has a lot of calories. Other than the fact that you might gain weight if you drink a lot of it there's nothing inherently dangerous about it. ...Read more

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Is drinking cold things during pregnant bad?

Not a problem: Cold drinks are just fine. Especially when it is hot outside. ...Read more

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Is it okay to go a few hours without eating or drinking while pregnant? Is that hurting the baby?

Is it okay to go a few hours without eating or drinking while pregnant? Is that hurting the baby?

No problem: That's normal to do and not a problem, in a healthy woman with a normal pregnancy. Pregnancies are not that fragile, as babies have been successfully born for 100, 000 years before modern medicine. ...Read more

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I've been drinking a lot over the last month and tonight I found out I was pregnant. I'm only like a month along. Is the baby going to be ok?

I've been drinking a lot over the last month and tonight I found out I was pregnant. I'm only like a month along. Is the baby going to be ok?

Usually: But depends how much u consumed and u will need to be seen by a perinatologist besides your regular OB for early ultrasounds to make sure no featl alcohol syndrome- u can punch it up online. ...Read more

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Could drinking guinness stop you from being pregnant?

Could drinking guinness stop you from being pregnant?

Drinking beer /ale: Will not stop you from becoming pregnant. However, if you are pregnant - alcohol use could harm the fetus. ...Read more

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Is drinking pepsi not good during pregnancy?

Is drinking pepsi not good during pregnancy?

One per day is ok: Would not drink any more due to the caffine and other chemicals in pepsi. ...Read more

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What happens to pregnant women when drinking eno?

What happens to pregnant women when drinking eno?

Check other options.: Eno – manufacturer recommends that you consult with your physician if pregnant or breast-feeding. The basic ingredient is fda pregnancy category c. ...Read more

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What are the risk of drinking coffee while pregnant?

Recent: Recommendations are to moderate or avoid caffeine use during pregnancy. ...Read more