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Will taking sodium valproate and topamax (topiramate) affect my chances of getting pregnant?

Will taking sodium valproate and topamax (topiramate) affect my chances of getting pregnant?

No: Topamax (topiramate) will not decrease your chance of getting pregnant, but recent studies show an increase risk of certain birth defects like cleft lip and cleft palate. You should talk to your doctor to see if there are other medications with a safer profile during pregnancy for you to take. ...Read more

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Dr. Krishna Kumar
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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 taking lithium affect my ability to get pregnant?

Can taking lithium affect my ability to get pregnant?

No: Lithium does not interfere with your ability to get pregnant. Because lithium has been associated with increased risk of birth defects particularly when used in first trimester, it is important that women of child bearing age should use appropriate birth control while on lithium. Please talk with your doctor if you plan to be pregnant. Take care and good luck. ...Read more

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Can adderal affect pregnancy?

Can adderal affect pregnancy?

Maybe: There is no definite answer to that question. The fda lists it as 'category c' which means that there either were no animal or human studies, or that animal studies showed effects on the fetus, but there have been no controlled human studies. You and your doctors should weigh the potential risks against the benefits. ...Read more

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How will hyperthyroid affect pregnancy?

How will hyperthyroid affect pregnancy?

Thyroid & pregnancy: The most common cause of hyperthyroidism in pregnancy is grave's disease. Most women and babies will not experience any significant problems if the graves' is mild. Treatment is with a drug to lower the thyroid production. Risk of hyperthyroidism in pregnancy: hypertension with protein in urine (increase risk of pre-eclampsia), infection, iron def anemia. Baby might have hyperthyroidism as well. ...Read more

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Does taking welbutrin affect being able to concieve?

Does taking welbutrin affect being able to concieve?

No: Wellbutrin is not known to affect ability to conceive. But if you're planning to become pregnant while on wellbutrin, it would be helpful to discuss the potential risks and benefits with your physician beforehand. http://www.womensmentalhealth.org/posts/use-of-wellbutrin-bupropion-during-pregnancy/ and http://www.Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/pubmed/16897811?Dopt=abstractplus. ...Read more

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Can taking lithium affect my monthly cycle?

Can taking lithium affect my monthly cycle?

No: Lithium does not interfere with your periods or ability to get pregnant. Because lithium has been associated with increased risk of birth defects particularly when used in first trimester, it is important that women of child bearing age should use appropriate birth control while on lithium. Please talk with your doctor if you plan to be pregnant. Take care and good luck. ...Read more

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Will adipex affect my antidepressants or birth control?

Will adipex affect my antidepressants or birth control?

Unsure: There are no direct drug-drug interactions that i know of, however, this drug does affect metabolism and weight and with that can affect menses and absorption of other drugs. I would seek the counsel of my pcp/gyn/mental health provider and would consider a consultation with a pharmacy doctorate and be cautious of the mixing of these meds if any concern. Being pregnany if unwanted is serious! ...Read more

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Does pcod/pcos affect your ability to get pregnant?

Does pcod/pcos affect your ability to get pregnant?

Less ovulations: PCOD/PCOS is characterized by a woman having less or no ovulations at all, which affects her ability to become pregnant. ...Read more

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Does injectable hcg, taken for weight loss, negatively affect contraceptive affect of birth control pills?

Does injectable hcg, taken for weight loss, negatively affect contraceptive affect of birth control pills?

No: It will have no effect on oral contraceptives effectiveness. The weight loss however may make her ocp ineffective as the natural hormonal balance will change from the weight loss. ...Read more

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Will taking diet pills to loose weight affect my chance of conception?

Will taking diet pills to loose weight affect my chance of conception?

Depends: In general the best way and the most effective way to lose weight and keep it off is through exercise and healthy eating. Diet pills generally do not provide longlasting weight loss. If you are overweight, then losing weight will improve your chances of conception if done through healthy, sustainable means. ...Read more

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Can woman who are not pregnant take prenatal pill? And how will it affect them?

Can woman who are not pregnant take prenatal pill? And how will it affect  them?

Prenatal vitamins: Women who are not pregnant are the perfect patient for taking prenatal vitamins because it is important to keep the nutrients in your body that assist with healthy development of a fetus prior to getting pregnant. Sometimes you might get nausea from taking a vitamin but it is important to take them if you are trying to get pregnant. ...Read more

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Does nabumetone 500 mg affect trying to get pregnant? Or have any harm

Does nabumetone 500 mg affect trying to get pregnant? Or have any harm

No: Nabutetone (brand name relafen) does not affect conception. I would, however, discontinue it once you are pregnant. Tylenol (acetaminophen) would be a safer choice during pregnancy. ...Read more

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Will taking antidepressants affect results on a pregnancy test?

Will taking antidepressants affect results on a pregnancy test?

No: You can be just as pregnant on antidepressants as off them, and the test will be just as positive. ...Read more

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How will pregnancy affect my lupus?

How will pregnancy affect my lupus?

It depends on kidney: Patients who become pregnant with active lupus kidney disease have a worse pregncany outcome. With that said lupus and pregnacy is difficult. We certainly see normal and successful pregnancies in lupus. You need a high risk OB to follow along with your rheumatoogist.. The key in lupus and pregnacy is that some patients are stable, some who do better, and some who flare. Kidney disease is the key. ...Read more

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What birth control pills will topamax (topiramate) make less effect?

What birth control pills will topamax (topiramate) make less effect?

Topamax (topiramate): This is theoretical. What is know is higher cleft palate and lip issues if its used in pregnancy. It has been classified to preg cat d from c. The description of cat d also states that it may have effects on birth control pills. I am not aware of any study that that shows this. ...Read more

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Will adipex affect a pregnancy test?

Will adipex affect a pregnancy test?

Pregnancy test ok: Adipex will not affect the result of a pregnancy test. If you think that you are pregnant, or trying to become pregnant, you should stop all non essential meds and discuss your situation with your doctor. ...Read more

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Dr. Colin Sanner
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Topiramate (Definition)

Is indicated to treat epilepsy, but mainly a second line or adjunctive agent, and also useful to prevent migraine headaches. Has several adverse effects including: kidney stones, narrow angle glaucoma, metabolic acidosis, heatstroke in kids, paresthesias, slowing of speech and cognition, drowsiness. ...Read more


Topamax (Definition)

Topiramate is a seizure agent which is a kind of ...Read more