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I am 26 weeks pregnant with a 100.1 degree temp, at what temp should I be concerned? I have cold, maybe flu like symptoms, did get a flu shot in Oct.

Sounds like. you may have Flu.....contact your OB-GYN and make sure he/shew is comfortable with the use of Tamaflu ( Your FLU shot is not 100% effective this year with some strains!! You better give your Doctor a "heads up" PS The Baby will be fine as long as you are! Read more...

38 weeks pregnant & scheduled for cesarean section in less than a week, I just started having flu like symptoms with no fever. Can I still proceed?

Ask Your OB. It is generally not a problem if delivery is 2 to 3 days out. The "flu" may pass and your body will form antibodies which will in turn protect the baby, however, consult your OB for the final decision. Read more...
Of course. But you should call your OB to discuss your symptoms. If you are really sick and not yet in labor, it is possible that your scheduled section might be delayed until your condition improved. Read more...
Yes. Why are you unable to deliver vaginally? As long as the baby is fine the surgery could be pushed back a few days. If you were to get sicker or if the baby were in jeopardy an emergent c/s would be done. Read more...

I'm roughly 8 weeks pregnant can I take tamiflu (oseltamivir) for horrible flu like symptoms I have had going on for close to a week now?

Contact your OB MD. Every question of this nature during your pregnancy should be directed to your treating OB MD who will be caring for you and your baby throughout this gestation and will handle any complications of medication use. Read more...
See your doctor. Avoid any medications during pregnancy. See your doctor for concerns of a flu like illness during pregnancy. It has been a week.If it is allergies you want to know. First trimester is a crucial time. Obviously takes precautions with exposure to mosquito areas as well. Last tamiflu (oseltamivir) only good during first 48 of illness not a week into it. Read more...

Period 19 dec for 6 days instead of 5 days. Sore breasts, and flu like symptoms, increasd appetite. Could I still be pregnant?

Not likely. If a period is normal to longer than usual, it is unlikely to go along with a pregnancy. If a woman is early pregnant any bleeding around the time of her period is usually lighter and shorter than usual. However if you are concerned you can check a pregnancy test to see what it shows. Read more...

I am due for my period today or tomorrow. Yesterday around 430pm I started with flu like symptoms. Is it possible I'm pregnant. Too early to test?

No. Home pregnancy tests can show positive as early as 3-4 days after implantation. Implantation generally occurs 6-12 days after ovulation. So if the egg was fertilized right at ovulation and you used the most sensitive home test it could be positive at 9 days. On average it is 13-14 days after fertilization/ovulation when it is positive. Read more...

Hi my af is due in three days I took cheap pregnancy tests the past two days both neg. Sense of smell is strong also flu like symptoms cud I be preg?

Probably not. Most home pregnancy tests are accurate and reliable, but if you feel unsure about the results you should have a test done in a clinic or at the health department. If your period is not due for 3 days, wait to see if it starts. If it is one week late, try repeating a pregnancy test or having one done in at a clinic or health department. In the meantime, take Folic Acid supplements. Read more...