Top
20
Doctor insights on: Is The Jacuzzi Safe During Pregnancy

Share
Dr. Mark Ingerman
4 doctors shared insights

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


2

2
Is a drysuit safe during pregnancy?

Is a drysuit safe during pregnancy?

The issue with a : Dry suit is what you are doing in it. If you are snorkeling or swimming that is fine. If you are diving in a dry suit, that is not healthy during pregnancy. ...Read more

3

3
How safe is Ampiclox during the early pregnancy?

How safe is Ampiclox during the early pregnancy?

To the best I can: Figure, ampiclox is pretty similar to ampicillin. Generally, Ampicillin is considered safe in pregnancy. ...Read more

4

4
Is it safe have sex during pregnancy safe?

Is it safe have sex during pregnancy safe?

Safe: Sexual intercourse is not contraindicated during pregnancy, in most cases. Abstinence is generally recommended for patients with an incompetent cervix, placenta previa, and for patients with premature labor. Sexual intercourse during pregnancy may cause some contractions, but will not cause labor. It is associated with an increased incidence of spotting or bleeding during pregnancy. ...Read more

5

5
Is airborne safe during pregnancy?

Is airborne safe during pregnancy?

Wouldn't do it.: Airborne is a cocktail of vitamins and minerals which is supposed to boost the immune system when a common cold is suspected. It contains vitamin a, which in excess may cause birth defects. Also, there is no evidence that airborne is effective at all and you should not waste your money. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
7

7
Is it safe to use ponds during pregnancy?

Is it safe to use ponds during pregnancy?

Some women do lose : Weight while pregnant (such as women with severe vomiting). Your body will pull from your fat ; muscle to ensure that the baby gets nutrients. However, you should not plan to lose weight while pregnant. ...Read more

8

8
Is traveling overseas safe during the first trimester if pregnancy?

Is traveling overseas safe during the first trimester if pregnancy?

Yes: It is safe as long as you watch what you eat and take your vitamins like at home. The only concern is that most miscarriages occur in the first trimester whether you are at home or overseas and it can be more traumatic if you are away from home but the travel doesn't increase the risk. ...Read more

9

9
Is riding a street bike during pregnancy safe for the baby?

Is riding a street bike during pregnancy safe for the baby?

Wouldn't recommend: When you say street bike i assume a motorized bike. (although i feel the same about either late in pregnancy). Early in pregnancy (first trimester), the fetus is well protected and it would take a pretty significant blow to the abdomen to cause miscarriage. However, for the remainder of the pregnancy the fetus could be severely injured or killed by a fall from a bike (even a peddle bike). ...Read more

10

10
Is caffeine safe during pregnancy?

Is caffeine safe during pregnancy?

Yes: Previously there was a concern about caffeine and miscarriages, although medical studies have not concluded a distinct association. Moderate caffeine consumption (<200mg per day) has not been shown to increase miscarriage risk. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
12

12
Is sex safe during first trimester of pregnancy?

Usually yes!: In early pregnancy there should be no problem having sex. Later on, there are certain medical conditions later in pregnancy that may cause your doctor to recommend you avoid intercourse (placenta previa, preterm labor, etc) but for most pregnancies it is safe to have sex for all 9 months. ...Read more

13

13
Is it safe to have intercourse during the first trimester?

Is it safe to have intercourse during the first trimester?

Yes: Intercouse in the 1st trimester is safe with one exception. During pregnancy it is unsafe to blow air forcefully into the vagina. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
14

14
Is it safe to use vibrators during pregnancy?

Is it safe to use vibrators during pregnancy?

Yes: Probably best to avoid deep insertion, but otherwise no problem. ...Read more

15

15
Is intercouse safe during first tremister?

Is intercouse safe during first tremister?

Intercourse safe: Intercourse is safe as long as the woman feels comfortable and there are no complications with the pregnancy. Confirm this with your doctor ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
16

16
How safe is air travel during pregnancy?

How safe is air travel during pregnancy?

Any travel is safe: Any travel is generally considered safe during pregnancy, as long as it's not in the last 4 weeks. The main reason travel is not recommended during the last 4 weeks is that the chances of delivery are highest during these weeks, hence delivery would best be where a patient could medical care. Ensure that there is a medical facility nearby wherever you travel. ...Read more

17

17
Is masturbating during pregnancy safe? And is there such thing as in to much masturbating during pregnancy?

Is masturbating during pregnancy safe? And is there such thing as in to much masturbating during pregnancy?

Uterine contractions: For most woman masturbating during pregnancy is harmless, but since uterine contractions may occur, women in high risk pregnancy probably shouldn't masturbate often but it may be safer for them than vaginal penetration intercourse. The best policy is to ask your obstetrician for advice. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
18

18
Is clotrimazole safe during a pregnancy?

Is clotrimazole safe during a pregnancy?

Yes, it is: There is good consensus by drug information references that clotrimazole is considered to be safe during pregnancy. It has been taken by a large number of pregnant women and women of childbearing age without any harm at all to the unborn child. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
19

19
Is it safe to have anal sex during the third trimester of pregnancy?

Is it safe to have anal sex during the third trimester of pregnancy?

Being pregnant: The only restrictions would be if you have a high risk pregnancy and your OB gave you specific sex restrictions. ...Read more

20

20
It is safe to use vix during pregnancy?

It is safe to use vix during pregnancy?

Vicks? yes: Did you mean to say Vicks cough drops? Those contain menthol as a topical treatment for the throat. There is no medical reason why you can't use that during pregnancy. Like all medications in pregnancy, however, you should only use it for the time that you really need it. The only over the counter "medications" that should be taken for the whole pregnancy are prenatal vitamins and/or folic acid. ...Read more