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What over-the-counter medicines cause miscarriages?

What over-the-counter medicines cause miscarriages?

Miscarriage: NSAIDS double your risk of miscarriage by interfering with the hormonal support. These are drugs like motrin and aleve. Most OTC drugs have not been formally studied, ask your doctor if you are concerned. Aspirin and tylenol (acetaminophen) are considered safe. ...Read more

Dr. Seth Derman
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Miscarriage (Definition)

A condition in which a woman experiences a loss of a pregnancy, typically prior ...Read more


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Does constipation cause abortion?

Does constipation cause abortion?

No: Some conditions that may cause constipation, e.g. Some hormonal or chemical problems might be associated with abortion, but no, not in general. ...Read more

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Can recurrent miscarriage cause hyperthyriod?

Can recurrent miscarriage cause hyperthyriod?

The opposite: Thyroid disease has been associated with miscarriages and should be addressed your doctor. It may cause miscarriages but is not caused by them. ...Read more

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Can thyroid problems cause miscarriage?

Can thyroid problems cause miscarriage?

Yes: If your thyroid activity is already low, you have increased risk of miscarriage. Also, it's important to remember that if you are already on thyroid supplementation, once you get pregnant, you might need to be retested and have your dose adjusted higher. ...Read more

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Can paracetamol cause miscarriage?

Can paracetamol cause miscarriage?

Paracetamol/Tylenol: No, taking Paracetamol at the recommended doses has not been shown to increase the risk for pregnancy loss or birth defects. You should ask your doctor how much Paracetamol you should be taking. The maximum recommended dose of 4 grams (4000mg) in one day. Congratulations! ...Read more

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Can the overdose of laxative cause miscarriage?

Can the overdose of laxative cause miscarriage?

Thanks for asking!: I am not ob-gyn but overdose can cause lot of cramps and there is probably risk for that i would suggest to check with OB doc. ...Read more

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Can taking niacin 500 mg cause cause miscarriage?

Can taking niacin 500 mg cause cause miscarriage?

Yes: It is common to have an increased vaginal discharge during pregnancy and also common to have some spotting in the early part of a pregnancy - panty liners would be ok to use. ...Read more

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Can malaria tabs cause miscarriage?

Can malaria tabs cause miscarriage?

Maybe: The data is unclear on this (my opinion), but in general, it wouldn't cause a miscarriage. It is not a medication that we recommend people take just because you have nothing better to do, though, so i assume you are/were on it because of possible exposure (travel to an endemic area), in which case, it is highly recommended and way less dangerous than malaria, so you should still take it. ...Read more

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Can douching cause miscarriage?

Can douching cause miscarriage?

Rare but possibly: Douching can lead to infections of the vagina and bacterail vaginosis can occur. Rarely that can lead to an infection and miscarriage. ...Read more

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Can taking malaria drugs cause miscarriage?

Can taking malaria drugs cause miscarriage?

Some: Some antimalrial drugs are not recommended for use during specific times in pregnancy due to the nature of risk to the fetus. ...Read more

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Can laxatives cause gastritis?

Can laxatives cause gastritis?

May or may not: What laxative do you take, there are many laxatives. Also, gastritis is a very specific medical term, which means gastric inflammation. ...Read more

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Can taking to many laxatives cause serious stomach issues, like ulcer? I've been taking lax.per dr. cause constipated but been having TUMMY PAINS

Can taking to many laxatives cause serious stomach issues, like ulcer? I've been taking lax.per dr. cause constipated but been having TUMMY PAINS

Absolutely-depending: on agents, quantities & what altered responses, within you, which they stimulate. Many laxatives stimulate ?ed intestinal activity & contractions, easily inducing intestinal cramping. While ulcers unlikely, intestinal cramping can be quite variable & painful, yet not effective for & promote constipation. Your primary physician is always self; Docs only advise & are paid for client's failures. ...Read more

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Can using laxatives cause internal bleeding?

Can using laxatives cause internal bleeding?

Unlikely: This is not a common side effect of laxatives, unless your laxative also contains aspirin or an NSAID like ibuprofen. You may have some rectal bleeding from chronic constipation such as a hemorrhoid or an anal fissure which will show itself when you finally go to the bathroom with the laxative though. Let your doctor know about any change in bowel habits you experience. ...Read more

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Ex lax cause miscarriage?

Ex lax cause miscarriage?

Probably not: Anything is possible, but i highly doubt that exlax causes miscarriage. If you have trouble with pregnancy or chronic constipation, consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more

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Can the overdose of laxative cause miscarriage?

Thanks for asking!: I am not ob-gyn but overdose can cause lot of cramps and there is probably risk for that i would suggest to check with OB doc. ...Read more

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I'm 16 and just had sex, I'm scared to be pregnant but I just drank laxatives. Will this cause a miscarriage if there is anything?

Pregnancy: Laxatives wont prevent pregnancy . You need to consider postcoital contraception and Sexually transmitted disease . You can get post coital contraceptive from pharmacy, family planning , Sexual health clinic or family doctor . ...Read more

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Is it normal to get your period or was it a miscarriage due to sex just few hours before and I took senna tablet laxative. Will it be the cause??

Senna is fine: Senna is a laxative that should only have an effect on your bowels, not your uterus. It would not be the cause of a miscarriage nor would it affect your periods ...Read more

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What is non thyroidal illness means ? And is that what causes me misscarriages ?

Unfamiliar term : Non thyroid illness would mean an illness not caused by the thyroid. That is not usual scientific or medical terminology. Without clarification of what is meant by that there is no way to indicate a relationship to miscarriage. ...Read more

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What causes miscarriage?

What causes miscarriage?

Usually: It is because there is something wrong with the baby. About 20% of conceptions are miscarried. Most are early. Later ones might be because there is something wrong with the cervix or placenta. Some happen without the knowledge of the woman even knowing it or that they were pregnant. ...Read more

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What causes a miscarriage?

What causes a miscarriage?

Myths ; Facts: There can be different causes at different stages, but most are not anyone's fault nor are they reasons to think it will happen again. Here is a really helpful website: http://www.Parents.Com/pregnancy/complications/miscarriage/causes-miscarriage/ congratulations ; best wishes. ...Read more

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What cause a miscarriage ?

What cause a miscarriage ?

Many causes: there have been books written. The most common reason is the baby never developed of did not develop properly. ...Read more

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How do I cause a miscarriage?

It would be very: Dangerous to try to cause your own abortion. Recommend that you consult with your physician, your gynecologist or a family planning clinic to learn all of your options. ...Read more

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How do I cause a miscarriage?

Hold on....: Women have died for centuries in their attempts to end their pregnancy. This is the very reason that good, safe and easy processes are in place to help you end your pregnancy. There are dedicated professionals, even in the uk, who are ready to assist you and also to protect your health and your life. Please seek out health care for this. ...Read more

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What will cause a miscarriage?

What will cause a miscarriage?

Miscarriage: It is thought that most early miscarriages are caused by a one-off problem with the chromosomes of the developing baby (fetus) in the womb. Such genetic mistakes become more common when the mother is older - that is, over 35 years old. There is greater risk of having a miscarriage if you Smoke, drink too much alcohol, Use recreational drugs, have certain medical conditions or infections. ...Read more

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Does ginger cause miscarriage?

Does ginger cause miscarriage?

Ginger: No, ginger is a safe herb and spice and will not cause miscarriage. ...Read more

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Could shock cause a miscarriage?

Could shock cause a miscarriage?

Miscarriage: The most common cause of miscarriage is a chromosomally abnormal fetus. If the mother had profound cardiovascular shock and nearly died, a miscarriage might occur. But it is very hard to lose a normal pregnancy it that way. "shock" meaning a psychological stress does not cause a miscarriage. ...Read more

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What actions cause a miscarriage?

What actions cause a miscarriage?

Some: mostly, miscarriages happen for reasons beyond your control. However, modifiable risk factors such as smoking, alcohol use, drug abuse (cocaine etc), can lead to miscarriage. Trauma is another possibility. ...Read more

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How does drug use cause miscarriage?

Two ways: Studies through vanderbilt university medical center have linked cannabis w ectopic pregnancy ; early miscarriages. Marijuana ^’s anadamide levels which prevents correct embryonic development ; can lead to miscarriage or the embryo may not make it’s way to the uterus ; instead implants in the fallopian tube. ...Read more

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Can eating sushi cause misscarriages?

Can eating sushi cause misscarriages?

No: While there is a tiny risk from sushi to introduce fish borne parasites into the body, there is no relationship between this type of food and miscarriages. ...Read more

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Would an overdose cause a miscarriage?

Yes it could: It would depend on the medication, but definitely some medications are associated with increased risk for miscarriage. ...Read more

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How can I quickly cause a miscarriage?

DO NOT: there is no safe and legal way to do this without a doctor's help in the US. Please do NOT experiment at home. Call a local gynecologist or a local Planned Parenthood for SAFE help. Best wishes. ...Read more

Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
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