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Doctor insights on: Protein Powder For Pregnant Women Is It Safe

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Dr. M. Hytham Beck
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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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Is it safe for pregnant women to eat jackfruit?

Is it safe for pregnant women to eat jackfruit?

Jackfruit: There is a myth that jackfruit causes miscarriages. It is a powerful laxative. Many recommend not eating jackfruit during pregnancy because it’s safety has not been studied. ...Read more

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Is it safe to consume wheatgrass tablets during pregnancy?

Is it safe to consume wheatgrass tablets during pregnancy?

Not enough info: Review of the literature is mixed at best as to consumption of wheat grass during pregnancy. Since it is unclear whether it is safe i would suggest erring to the cautious side and thus i would consider not using any wheat grass products during pregnancy or during the time of breast feeding. However, consult your ob/gyn for their opinion. ...Read more

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Is it cappuccino consumption safe for a pregnant woman?Also, is it safe for children to drink it?

Is it cappuccino consumption safe for a pregnant woman?Also, is it safe for children to drink it?

Category C drug: Caffeine is considered moderately safe during pregnancy from studies to date. Around the time of delivery it is good to avoid as a newborn may show excessive irritability, tremor and feed poorly. Newborns can take days for the caffeine to leave their system.Kids can usually handle the caffeine more like an adult but may be more prone to heartburn. ...Read more

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Is bovine ovary safe for a woman to consume orally everyday?

Is bovine ovary safe for a woman to consume orally everyday?

Doubt it: A woman should eat a balanced, healthy diet over the course of each week. Daily ingestion of cow ovaries have not typically been part of the normal human diet, over the past millennia. Thus, nobody knows whether or not there are dangers to daily cow ovaries. Buyer beware; user beware. ...Read more

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Is it safe for pregnant or breastfeeding women to take flavoxate?

Is it safe for pregnant or breastfeeding women to take flavoxate?

Unknown: According to the manufacturer it is unknown if flavoxate passes into breast milk. A good rule of thumb is that the safest drug in breastfeeding women is no drug. ...Read more

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Is it safe to drink whey protein shakes while pregnant?

Is it safe to drink whey protein shakes while pregnant?

Yes: It is safe. But remember to take your prenatal vitamins and maintain a healthy diet. ...Read more

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Is it a bad idea for women to take protein powder?

Protein sullpements: You can spend your money more wisely by buying and eating natural foods sources rich in protein than protein supplements. It's been know that some protein powders are embellished with with steroids without your knowledge which can damage your muscles. Only eating a healthy diet and exercise can increase your weight and muscle mass. ...Read more

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Is it glutax micro 5gs safe to use for pregnant woman?

Is it glutax micro 5gs safe to use for pregnant woman?

NO : Don't be a fool. The most common known cause for birth defects is excessive synthetic vitamin a which is in many vitamin preparations. This product will not benefit you in any way. It will do nothing for your skin. Nothing. It may harm your baby. ...Read more

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Is it safe for pregnant women to eat blue cheese? Thank you.

Is it safe for pregnant women to eat blue cheese? Thank you.

Yes, if pasteurized.: All pasteurized dairy products are safe in pregnancy, including blue cheese (roquefort). ...Read more

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Is it safe for a women to use baby oil while mesturbating?

Is it safe for a women to use baby oil while mesturbating?

Baby oil: Baby oil is usually a safe product but everyone is an individual and skin may have reactions. ...Read more

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Is it safe to eat nitrates while pregnant?

Is it safe to eat nitrates while pregnant?

If you have to ask -: Nitrates - typically found in higher concentration in some drinking water and in cured meat products such as hot dogs and sausage - and not to be confused with nitro-related medications - are a health risk. And so definitely not recommended in pregnancy. Eat a wide variety of foods while pregnant including lots of fruits and vegetables - and keep on eating that way even when you're not pregnant! ...Read more

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Is antibiotic powder safe for pregnant?

Is antibiotic powder safe for pregnant?

That would depend on: Which antibiotic it is. Discuss specific product with your obstetrician or your pharmacist. ...Read more

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Anmum milk for pregnant women, is it necessary?

Anmum milk for pregnant women, is it necessary?

Generallly no: Please consult your obstetrician for specifics in your case, but I do not recommend it as a routine supplement. ...Read more

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Is it safe for pregnant woman to take miconazole?

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Is it safe for pregnant woman to take miconazole?

Miconazole in Preg.: It is recommended in pregnancy only when there are no alternatives, and when benefits outweigh risks. ...Read more

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Is it safe for pregnant women or nursing mothers to take manganese?

Is it safe for pregnant women or nursing mothers to take manganese?

Yes: Manganese as a supplement is safe. Taking an additional manganese supplement is not usually needed for pregnant or breastfeeding women. ...Read more

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Protein Powder (Definition)

Any of a large group of nitrogenous compounds of high molecular weight that are essential constituents of all living organisms. They consist of one or more chains of Amino Acids linked by peptide bonds and are folded into a specific three-dimensional shape maintained ...Read more


Protein (Definition)

Proteins are large molecules made up of a smaller class of molecules called amino acids. Proteins play an enormous role in the function of our bodies including enzymes, messengers, replicating dna, ...Read more