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Pain shot given to womn during birth of a baby?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
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In brief: There are several

There are several possibilities for pain during labor.
There are local anesthetics like xylocaine, similar to what dentists use to work on your teeth; heavy duty nsaids, demerol, (meperidine hydrochloride) etc. If you have a specific question about a particular med please find out which one.

In brief: There are several

There are several possibilities for pain during labor.
There are local anesthetics like xylocaine, similar to what dentists use to work on your teeth; heavy duty nsaids, demerol, (meperidine hydrochloride) etc. If you have a specific question about a particular med please find out which one.
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