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Doctor insights on: Itchy Gums During Pregnancy

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Dr. Creighton Wright
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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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What causes itchy skin during pregnancy?

What causes itchy skin during pregnancy?

Hormones: Changes in liver contribute to itching. There are several rashes associated with pregnancy, papular pruritic pupp, impetigo herpetiformis, as well as eczema which can worsen in pregnancy. Topical Sarna can be helpful for first line symptomatic treatment. ...Read more

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My body feels itchy..I had this during my pregnancy.Took allerid n felt better.. But the itch has started again...Its from head to toe..What to do?

My body feels itchy..I had this during my pregnancy.Took allerid n felt better.. But the itch has started again...Its from head to toe..What to do?

Antihistamine 4 itch: Antihistamines are usually the most helpful medications you can take for itching. You can get benadryl, (diphenhydramine) zyrtec, allegra, Claritin and other ah otc now. Any of these may help itching, but Claritin might be the least effective; results are individual. If the itching continues or worsens over time, see an allergist for help figuring out why you are itching. It could be a disease that needs attention. ...Read more

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Itchy on legs during 22 weeks of pregnancy, any ways to solve this problem?

Itchy on legs during 22 weeks of pregnancy, any ways to solve this problem?

Find the cause: Different conditions can cause itchy skin durin g pregnancy. If your skin is dry- applying hypoallergenic lotion should help. Eczema can be worse during pregnancy. Increase level of estrogen in some women can also cause redness and itchiness on the skin. If you have also symptoms like nausea, decrease apetite, mild jaundice etc- intrahepatic cholestasis should be ruled out. Discuss with your ob. ...Read more

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Is it safe to use savlon during pregnancy? too itchy bottom due to progestrone suppositry dishcharge and piles problem..

Is it safe to use savlon during pregnancy? too itchy bottom due to progestrone suppositry dishcharge and piles problem..

Salvon in pregnancy: Cetrimide, a component of Salvon, is contraindicated. There is not enough safety data in pregnancy and with lactation. Please see your physician for hemorrhoid treatment if needed. http://www.mayoclinic.org/healthy-living/pregnancy-week-by-week/expert-answers/hemorrhoids-during-pregnancy/faq-20058149 ...Read more

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Itchy sore clitoris during early pregnancy. Should i be worried or is this normal? Also noticed feeling like that makes me reach orgasms faster...

Itchy sore clitoris during early pregnancy. Should i be worried or is this normal? Also noticed feeling like that makes me reach orgasms faster...

Exam: The best thing to do is to schedule a visit with your obgyn so that they can do an examination and make sure everything is normal. Yeast, trichomoniasis, herpes and other infections can cause itching and soreness. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take homeopathy during pregnancy and im 3month..becouse i have itchy skin get red bumps all over my body..cant tolerate..almost everyday?

Is it safe to take homeopathy during pregnancy and im 3month..becouse i have itchy skin get red bumps all over my body..cant tolerate..almost everyday?

You are a victim: Homeopathy is a SCAM. There is never any benefit except as a placebo. The purveyors of these useless but expensive products prey on people who are without benefit of modern, scientific medical knowledge.Best advise is to THROW IT AWAY. ...Read more

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Dr. Cornelius O'leary jr
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Gums (Definition)

Gum are the pink soft tissue that forms a collar around our teeth, that collar acts as a gasket of sorts that protects the tooth roots and the bone that ...Read more