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What Effect Does Heroin Have On A Baby At Each Trimester
If a mother is on Zoloft (sertraline) for a couple weeks at the beginning of her pregnancy but then stops. What kind of effects can it have on the baby when born?
Subutex: Subutex is a medication used generally for opioid withdrawal, though occasionally for other. Pregnancy we generally consider it a medication must balance risks and benefits. Like infants of mothers who use opioid medication, newborns can experience symptoms (fever, irritability, diarrhea, nasal congestion) though some believe less. Likely less risks than heroin, used less freq than methadone. ...Read more
What effect would tpo's in the 2, 000 range have on the fetus of a maternal pregnancy on a long term outcome for child developement?
Risk of problems.: Anti-tpo (thyroid peroxidase) antibodies at such a high titer indicate that you are at risk for hashimoto's thyroiditis, goiter, hypothyroidism and adverse pregnancy outcomes, such as stillbirth, abruption, fetal growth restriction and preterm birth. See an mfm and endocrinologist to optimally manage your condition and minimize the risks to you and the baby. Hypothyroidism increases risk of cp. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Maybe : Chromosomal breaks and mutations in a fetal dna have been associated with mj exposure during pregnancy. There is also evidence for increased learning problems and prematurity in mothers who smoke mj during pregnancy. So if the baby is premature it will be smaller & at high risk for many problems neonatally & later in life. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If a mother is pregnant and gets itp while pregnant, does the baby contract this disease at the same time?
Passive transfer can: Unfortunately, the maternal antibodies are usually of the IgG class and can cross the placenta, more commonly in very late pregnancy. If this does occur it is of short duration, since the child makes no platelet antibodies. It is not severe for most, if it does occur. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Pregnancy: Any radiation exposure can have accummulative effect on the body. We are cautious with x-ray exposure during pregnancy, especially the first trimester. However, dental x-rays are very safe with little radiation. Draping the patient with lead apron, and fast films or digital systems provide additional protection. If x-ray needed for emergency reason, unborn child will be safe. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No good: May affect brain cells and possibly other ones. ...Read more
I take 20mg of citalopram & we really want to try for a baby however don't feel normal off citalopram and wondered of the effects on an unborn baby?
Weigh risk/ benefits: Citalopram has been assigned to pregnancy category c by the fda. Spontaneous abortion and induced withdrawal effects has been described. In 3d trimester infants exposure may require prolonged hospitalization, resp. Support, and tube feeding. They might develop complications consistent with serotonin syndrome (resp.Distress, cyanosis, apnea, seizures, temp.Instability, feeding intolerance, tremor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I was on Depakote ER 750 mg until 4 weeks pregnant. What are my chances of the baby having a birth defect? Because my cycle usually lasts an average of 33 to 34 days, will this affect the possibility of the medicine affecting the fetus? Will looking at my
Low dose fine: Prednisone is secreted in small amounts in the breast milk but low dose use by breastfeeding mothers is considered safe. High dose > 40 mg /day over an extended period may influence infant growth and development. See hale, t "medications and mothers milk, 15ed, 2012. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
34 weeks pregnant and use alcohol-based hand sanitizer at least a dozen times a day because of my profession. What effect will this have on baby?
Nothing significant: The majority of these preparation have ethanol in gel form with additives that make them unpalatable. Only a tiny amount would be absorbed through your skin and not enough to have a significant effect on the fetus. ...Read more
What are the possible effects of herion on a week old fetus? No addiction problems, just a small amount on accident?
Heroin: Using heroin while pregnant can result in your baby's premature birth and low birth weight. Also s/he can have breathing difficulties, low blood sugar, bleeding within the brain, or can simply die. If your baby survives but you keep using, s/he can be born addicted to heroin and suffer from withdrawal symptoms. Please get help for your heroin use. It's not healthy for you either. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How can you tell if the fetus is tingled up in the umbilical cord? My baby is doing way less movement than usual, and he's only on one side.
Common issue: Babies that are tangled in their cord will generally start to show evidence of distress after labor starts if the tangling begins to decrease blood flow through the cord. It is unusual for that tangling to produce any changes during the stable pre-labor period.Diminished movement late in pregnancy can reflect lack of room as kicks turn more into shuffles. ...Read more
What effect would a mother who has thyroid peroxidase (tpo) ab of 2, 000 during pregnancy have on the longterm outcome of the child if any?
Baby is 8 weeks. Aunt with Herpes kissed the baby on the forehead. She did not have an lesions at the time. What are the babies risks?
Not Zero but small: We would not call the risk zero in this instance, but it is extremely small. ...Read more
Does holding your breath affect the unborn fetus? I had a nose bleed and the baby was kicking a lot as i applied pressure on one side of my nose.
It depends on: Whether it is a boy or a girl. In all seriousness it should have no effect. ...Read more
Will there be any advserse effect on my baby if I used retin a (tretinoin) 0.5mg for about the first 6 weeks of pregnancy on my face alone?
YES!: In the beginning the embryo consists of just one cell which divides into two cells, they into 4, then 8 etc. Early on any damage to a cell will have catastrophic results because if is one of the first 4 cells then 1/4 of the whole body would not develop. Damage done this early brings about a miscarriage. Later on when the baby has all its parts then damage to a cell leads to defects in that part. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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