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Safe Oseltamivir Pregnant Nursing
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
For Dementia: It would be unusual to prescribe Exelon (rivastigmine) for a p[regnant woman, as it is generally used for dementia, which would rarely afflict a woman of child bearing age. However, familial alzheimers disease can rarely afflict people as young as in the forties, so pregnancy may still occur. I would not recommend Exelon in a pregnant woman. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is canesoral (external cream and oral capsule) safe to use while breastfeeding? (on the box, its says do not use if pregnant, nursing).
My job is a nursing assistant and I am 11 weeks pregnant i was wondering is it safe to work as a cna while pregnant? There's a lot of lifting involved
Ask your OB MD: Since I am not aware of all your job functions you need to talk to your OB md and enumerate all of them. ...Read more
Pregnant & was rx'd progesterone to prevent miscarriage. I am still nursing my toddler.Safe to take this? My doctor's policy is: no to anything listed as "prob safe" even tho plasma levels are low.
Is it safe for a nursing baby and reasonable for the mother to get lasik eye surgery if she has had no change in her eye prescription from pregnancy?
Yes: Influenza in pregnancy can cause more severe illnesses ( this was esp. Seen with h1n1/swine flu). Because of this tamiflu (oseltamivir) is recommended for treatment or prevention of suspected influenza in pregnancy. There are not clinical studies available for safety but the CDC does recommend it to decrease the risk of a pregnant woman becoming very ill. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Relatively safe: As a category C drug, this med has not been shown to cause problems with a human fetus, but not enough data is available to consider it as safe a med like Tylenol (acetaminophen). It is one of the most common designations for meds taken safely during pregnancy.However, flu in a pregnant woman can cause maternal death and or fetal loss. We had two such losses during the flu epidemic of 2009 in my town. ...Read more
My baby is 8 months old. I gained 30 pounds during pregnancy. I lost around 10 pounds by nursing, still i looks like 6 months pregnant. Plz advise?
Pregnancy Weight Gai: 30 pounds of weight gain can take a while to lose, and many women don't return to pre natal weights after a pregnancy. You should follow a prudent diet and exercise program, gradually ramping up your activity after you're through with breast feeding. This article provides some helpful answers==>http://www.Webmd.Com/diet/features/expert-qa-losing-baby-weight. It may take upwards of a year to lose. ...Read more
Absolutely: Pork is fine but it must be cooked through and through. No medium/undercooked pork or any meat for that matter, during pregnancy or nursing. But bring on that BLT with the crispy bacon and vine-ripened tomatoes - yum! internal meat temperature should be a minimum of 165 degrees. Is worthwhile to invest in meat thermometer during pregnancy. ...Read more
Probably okay: Lysine is an essential Amino Acid that is required in your diet. The recommended daily allowances are increased during pregnancy and breast-feeding. It crosses the placenta and is found in breast milk. It is sometimes taken to prevent recurrent herpes infections. Talk with you doctor about the dose that can be taken during pregnancy. Essentially, though, it is safe to take in normal doses. ...Read more
I'm currently 10wks pregnant, will it harm my growing fetus to continue nursing my 7 month old son?
No: No harm, continue breastfeed. Eat and drink well though. ...Read more
The brand name is tamiflu (oseltamivir). It is a prodrug, which means it is inactive until metabolized by a person's body into the active form. It blocks neuraminidase, an enzyme in influenza virus; by doing this, it prevents the flu virus from detaching from the host cell and slows the spread of the virus. It comes in a tablet form, as ...Read more
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