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How much weight is too much to gain in pregnancy?

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Dr. R. Wayne Inzer
Obstetrics & Gynecology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: 40lb

Answer can vary according to your base weight.
Most pts who gain more than 40 lbs may have issues in preg and they usually will not get their orig. Metabolic rate back.

In brief: 40lb

Answer can vary according to your base weight.
Most pts who gain more than 40 lbs may have issues in preg and they usually will not get their orig. Metabolic rate back.
Dr. R. Wayne Inzer
Dr. R. Wayne Inzer
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Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Varies

The recommended weight gain in pregnancy is about 25 to 35 pounds.
More if you are underweight. Less if you are overweight.

In brief: Varies

The recommended weight gain in pregnancy is about 25 to 35 pounds.
More if you are underweight. Less if you are overweight.
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
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