Top
10
Doctor insights on: Labor Inducer Womens Health And Pregnancy Agent

Share
1

1
During pregnancy what can a pregnant woman do to avoid a csection when she goes into labor?

During pregnancy what can a pregnant woman do to avoid a csection when she goes into labor?

Nothing : Unfortunately your baby and body will determine the likelihood of a csxn. Relax and enjoy labor. The odds are you won't have a csxn. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
Dr. Krishna Kumar
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 it possible for a woman with dextrocardia situs inversus with no atrial wall to still have an uncomplicated pregnancy & labor?

Is it possible for a woman with dextrocardia situs inversus with no atrial wall to still have an uncomplicated pregnancy & labor?

MFM consult: You should have a consultation with an obgyn or mfm doc before you conceive if possible. They can review details in your medical history and see if there are risk factors for pregnancy complication. You may need an echocardiogram to assess heart function. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
3

3
Can a woman with dextrocardia situs inversus with no atrial wall still have uncomplicated pregnancy/labor/delivery/postpartum course?

Can a woman with dextrocardia situs inversus with no atrial wall still have uncomplicated pregnancy/labor/delivery/postpartum course?

Probably: Dextrocardia and situs inversus will not cause any issues, although things may be backwards. However, I am not sure what you mean by no atrial wall. This could be a serious abnormality. The heart needs 4 chambers (rooms) separated by the right doors (valves or pregnancy could have some difficulties. Please provide more information. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
4

4
Which hypolipidaemic agent can be used in pregnancy?

Which hypolipidaemic agent can be used in pregnancy?

Why: Why would one use these agents during pregnancy? Statins should not be used. Most others are category c. In general, fetal risk should be weighed against maternal benefit. Discuss further with your doctor. ...Read more

5

5
Is iron infusion safe during early pregnancy? Or is it agent/dose specific? Neither my hematologist nor my MFM can answer. Please help clarify. Thx!

Is iron infusion safe during early pregnancy? Or is it agent/dose specific? Neither my hematologist nor my MFM can answer.  Please help clarify. Thx!

Need more info: Are you anemic? What is your ferritin level? What is the hurry that you would consider IV iron when taking it orally may be just as effective. If you need iron supplementation, taking it my mouth is the better option. IV infusion is generally safe. ...Read more

6

6
Is this carb blocker safe during pregnancy : white kidney bean (phaseolus vulgaris) extract 500mg, anti caking agent (silicon dioxide), hypromellose?

Is this carb blocker safe during pregnancy : white kidney bean (phaseolus vulgaris) extract 500mg, anti caking agent (silicon dioxide), hypromellose?

NO: Any diet related supplement during pregnancy should be considered unsafe. The word "diet" should not be use during pregnancy. Weight loss is not a safe approach during pregnancy. Please consult your OB gyn regarding proper nutritional approaches during pregnancy. ...Read more

7

7
Help plz! Can pregnancy or labor cause mastocytosis?

Help plz! Can pregnancy or labor cause mastocytosis?

No: Mastocytosis is caused by mutations in the DNA that lead to increased mast cell growth. These mutations occur randomly, not due to pregnancy or labor. Hormonal changes in pregnancy may exacerbate the symptoms of mastocytosis, or can also lead to other problems like hives during or after pregnancy. See an allergist/immunologist or a provider that specializes in mastocytosis for more info. ...Read more

8

8
Does WPW syndrome need to be concerned during pregnancy and labor?

Does WPW syndrome need to be concerned during pregnancy and labor?

No more: than usual....Make sure your OB-GYN knows about your Cardiac History and any Medications you may be on. Get checked by your Internist/Cardiologist during your pregnancy (I suggest each Trimester! Good Luck Healthy Baby!! Hope this helps! Dr Z ...Read more

9

9
Which members of labor and delivery staff will be around during pregnancy?

Which members of labor and delivery staff will be around during pregnancy?

Labor nurse: Usually your labor nurse and possibly a nursing student or a resident (only in training facilities). ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
10

10
Is it ok to be physically active during pregnancy? I want to get strong for labor.

Is it ok to be physically active during pregnancy? I want to get strong for labor.

OK if uncomplicated: Whether, when, and how to exercise when pregnant are important concerns. An OB provider who is experienced and knows the patient best is the one who can assess risk and benefits of exertion. Traditionally obs caution patients to not start any new types of exercise and to update them on problems. Note that high-risk conditions, illness, fetal problems might require a change in activity type, level. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
Dr. Hirenkumar Italia
14 doctors shared insights

Labor Inducer (Definition)

Labor inducers are a kind of women's ...Read more