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Doctor insights on: Use Of Vasograin In Pregnancy

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
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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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Can pregnant women take Vasograin (Ergotamine)?

Can pregnant women take Vasograin (Ergotamine)?

Ergot in Pregnancy: Contraindicated in pregnancy due to oxytocic effects which are maximal in third trimester, due to prolonged vasoconstriction of uterine vessels with increased uterine muscle tone leading to reduced blood flow & growth retardation, as noted in animal studies. It is Category X pregnancy (contraindicated). Read more

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Can Vasograin be used to treat migraines or headaches?

Can Vasograin be used to treat migraines or headaches?

Vasograin use Acute: Not for daily prophylaxis but acute attacks. Even then, the use needs to be kept to the bare minimum because of the known side effects (cardiac, Gastointestinal, neurologic, and pulmonary) Read more

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I am 27y old male from india. Suffering from migraine used to take vasograin. Does it has any side effect. If yes please suggest some alternative.

I am 27y old male from india. Suffering from migraine used to take vasograin. Does it has any side effect. If yes please suggest some alternative.

Yes: Vasograin is ergotamine which is an older form of treatment for migraines. It can cause nausea and has been associated with constricting blood vessels which can lead to high blood pressure and stroke. Rarely when used to much it could possibly use to harderning of the tissue-fibrosis. There are newer forms of medications called triptans that still carry some of these risks but to a lesser degree. Read more

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Symtoms of pregnancy?

Symtoms of pregnancy?

Sore boobs, morning: Nausea and possible vomiting, sore abdomen at times. Feeling mentally different. Read more

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What causes pregnancy?

What causes pregnancy?

Sperm + egg = preg: Pregnancy occurs when sperm from a man's penis reaches an egg released from a woman's ovary and fertillizes it. This occurs during sexual intercourse. Read more

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Symptons of pregnancy?

Symptons of pregnancy?

Variable, see below: Slight bleeding, milky discharge, tingling in breasts, tiredness, frequent urination, missed period, morning sickness etc. See this site for more information. You may wish to do a home pregnancy test about a week after the missed period. Http://www. Webmd. Com/baby/guide/pregnancy-am-i-pregnant. Read more

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What is "ri" in pregnancy?

What is "ri" in pregnancy?

RI=Resistive-Index: This is an ultrasound measuremtn. Resistance to blood flow gradually drops during gestation. An abnormally high resistance can persist in pre-eclampsia and growth restriction. If resistance is low, there is a Read more

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Earliest signs of pregnancy?

Earliest signs of pregnancy?

Pregnant?: Ironically, the earliest signs of pregnancy are not unlike pms. Symptoms include breast or nipple tenderness, bloating, cramps, and fatigue. Nausea, or morning sickness, doesn't start until about week six! Read more

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What are signs of pregnancy.

What are signs of pregnancy.

Several: The most common are a missed period, nausea with or without vomiting (morning sickness), breast fullness or tenderness, fatigue....... Read more

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What are the signs of pregnancy?

What are the signs of pregnancy?

Missed period: Often, the first indication a woman may be pregnant is if her period is late. Many women also experience nausea or vomiting, plus some fatigue (tiredness), early in their pregnancies. If you think there is a possibility you may be pregnant, take a home pregnancy test 1 week after missing a period, or 3 weeks after sex. Pregnancy tests are sold everywhere. Read more

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What are the signs of pregnancy?

What are the signs of pregnancy?

Pregnancy: Missed period, breadt tenderness, nausea, low abdominal pain, urinating all the time and fatigue just to name a few.. . Read more

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What are the signs of pregnancy?

Many: Varies with duration. Morning sickness- breast fullness, frequency, wt. Gain, abdominal swelling, nipple and areolar pigmentation change, lots other....Physical and mental changes unique for every woman. Read more

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What are the signs of pregnancy?

What are the signs of pregnancy?

Missed period: The first indication you may be pregnant is if your period is late. Many women also experience nausea or vomiting, plus some fatigue (tiredness), early in their pregnancies. If you think there is a possibility you may be pregnant, take a home pregnancy test 1 week after missing a period, or 3 weeks after sex. Read more

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What are the signs of pregnancy?

What are the signs of pregnancy?

A positive preg test: Pregnancy tests are so sensitive these days they can detect a positive pregnancy about 7-10 days after conception. If you are concerned you may be pregnant take a home test. Read more