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My surrogate mother refuses to stop snorting pain pills, what could happen to my baby?

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Dr. Anne Shrout
Obstetrics & Gynecology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Fetal addiction

Your baby is exposed to all drugs that the mother takes during pregnancy.
When the baby delivers, the baby will go through withdrawals and mandes to go into neonatal intensive care to help transition safely to a drug free state.

In brief: Fetal addiction

Your baby is exposed to all drugs that the mother takes during pregnancy.
When the baby delivers, the baby will go through withdrawals and mandes to go into neonatal intensive care to help transition safely to a drug free state.
Dr. Anne Shrout
Dr. Anne Shrout
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Dr. Stuart Wasser
Addiction Medicine

In brief: See below

If she goes through withdrawal, it could precipitate miscarriage in the first trimester and premature birth during the third trimester. Also, nannies are of lower birth weight.

In brief: See below

If she goes through withdrawal, it could precipitate miscarriage in the first trimester and premature birth during the third trimester. Also, nannies are of lower birth weight.
Dr. Stuart Wasser
Dr. Stuart Wasser
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