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Medicine For 37 Weeks Pregnant
No: Please discuss with your OB to r/o problems and if it persists is you were my pt would induce u at 39 wks. ...Read more
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
Significance of low co2 (17mEq/l) and high anion gap (19mEq/l) in late (37 weeks) pregnancy? All other tests in metabolic panel within normal limits.
Reason for checking: I suppose the answer would vary depending on why it was checked. If there were certain symptoms or problems then the tests need to be analyzed in that context. Simply looking at only these numbers with no context they do not appear particularly abnormal for the 3rd trimester of pregnancy. The doctor who ordered them will be in the best position to interpret them. ...Read more
Due to gall stones in neck position 9mm size with 37 weeks pregnancy. How to reduce sgot sgpt levels to perform cesarean as billirubin is ok?
"Gallstones appear to be more common during pregnancy. Pregnant women who develop gallstones are closely monitored. If a gallstone blocks the gallbladder or causes an infection, surgery may be necessary. This surgery is usually safe for pregnant women and the fetus."
http://www.merckmanuals.com/home/women-s-health-issues/pregnancy-complicated-by-disease/liver-and-gallbladder-disorders-during-pregn ...Read more
Is it okay to drink softdrinks with ice? also, cofee? 37 weeks pregnant. What also medicine should I take for colds?
You can do ice soft drinks coffee in moderation need not to totally stop. For colds OTC stuff is fine.
The antihistamines chlorpheniramine, loratadine, doxylamine, brompheniramine, phenindamine, pheniramine, triprolidine, and Diphenhydramine are considered low risk during pregnancy, but they can make you sleepy, especially doxylamine and diphenhydramine. ...Read more
I am 37 weeks pregnant. I took a home drug test for THC and test positive. What does the state of mo do if I give birth and my baby and I are positive?
I agree: I understand your concerns about legal action. Your child will continue to smoke mj when you do & get even more through breast milk. He'll be far more " stoned" than you because of his size, which will harmfully impact his development. He'll have high risk of accidental injury or death if you parent while "stoned." if you disclose & seek help, you & your baby will both benefit. ...Read more
Yes: They baby will move quite a lot as they get bigger and more mature. ...Read more
Broke your water?: You need to discuss this with your obstetrician right away. You may have broken your water (also called spontaneous rupture of membranes or srom) and may be going into labor. Sometimes this happens before you have any contractions. Many doctor prefer that you go to the labor floor after your water breaks, because of the risk of infection. ...Read more
3 weeks: If you are 37 weeks pregnant, your due date would be at 40 weeks, which would be in 3 weeks. ...Read more
Probably all right: If your appetite is still good, you are eating a healthy diet, your pregnancy has been normal and your fetus has remained active (normal fetal movements and kick counts, normal sonograms and amniotic fluid index), there is little to no cause for alarm. Patterns of weight gain do vary among pregnant women and the emphasis now is more on good nutrition, good eating habits, not on weight/pounds gained ...Read more
37 weeks 5 days pregnant with 4th baby and cervix still closed is this normal will it change soon?
Normal: Normal, will change soon.Get a more detailed answer ›
37 weeks pregnant. I work at a place where im mostly standing for 8 hours. I'm i putting myself at any risk?
HIgh Risk Pregnancy?: Only if you have a high risk pregnancy. You would know this and you would have special instructions from your ob. ...Read more
Twice in 2 weeks I have being passing this thick clear thing, I am 37 weeks pregnant. What do u thinking is happening?
See your doctor: You could be passing your mucous plug or ruptured your membranes. You should see your doctor as soon as possible. ...Read more
What are my chances of delivering early with my 3rd pregnancy. I am 37 weeks. --my 1st was 3 days late, 2nd was induced 1 week early.
What did your OB say: Depends on if you are having a lot of contractions and if your cx is ripe which your OB can tell u, obviously u can be induced again at 39 weeks the ideal time for the baby to be delivered is 39-40 weeks gestation. ...Read more
No: Watch and observe. If other signs.... See pmd. ...Read more
Sure is!: You are carrying and feeding a rapidly growing human being inside you! In addition, moms usuually become somewhat anemic during the latter stages of pregnancy, so this leads to easier fatigue as well. This is your body's way of trying to get you to slow down and rest up before labor starts and you have a newborn to care for. Listen to your body and get extra rest. ...Read more
CALL YOUR OB NOW !!!: Your OB should be on call or have someone covering for him or her so you need to call your OB now, that is not a? That should be answered here, I am on call 24/7 for my patients. ...Read more
Rest: This is the hardest time. You are ready to have your baby, but your baby is not ready. Getting adequate rest is the best you can do at this time. ...Read more
Less than 1 cm: Trace dilated means that your cervix is almost closed, but not quite. It's common at 37 weeks. ...Read more