I am 23 weeks pregnant. I have been taking Deriphyllin Retard 150 twice a day morning and at night. My doctor has prescribed to take it for 15 days. M worried if affects my baby. Please advice.
The medications ( Deriphyllin & Foracort 200) you are taking are either generally accepted as safe during pregnancy or their safety during pregnancy has not been established.
Whenever medications are prescribed during pregnancy, patients and their doctors have to decide whether the benefits of the drugs outweigh the potential risks. If you have asthma, it could actually be riskier to NOT use your inhalers. It is generally safer for pregnant asthmatics to use their asthma medications tha ... Read Full Answer
hi. i am 31 weeks pregnant. i had loose motions (diarrhoea), so i took one capsule of eldoper (loperamide hydrochloride 2mg) last night. i am really concerned if that effects foetus. Please answer. i would be grateful to you. thank you
loperamide is a drug not recommended in pregnancy ( esp in early pregnancy),but if one dose is taken it does not justify termination of pregnancy or any additional monitoring of the fetus.So ,don't take any other doses of loperamide .
Also loperamide should be avoided during breast feeding. ... Read Full Answer
Hello I am 9 weeks pregnant and have a tooth infection can I take lpv 500 penicillian or will this harm the baby
During the first three months of pregnancy, drugs such as Penicillins & tetracyclines should be avoided as they can have their effects on the childs health later on. Their are groups considered to be safe such as Ciprofloxacillins & others which are thought to be more safe than the other drugs but it all depends on the type & severity of your existing infection. Kindly consult your Gynaecology Specialist to get a list of these drugs which can be used optimally. Second trimester is the safest for ... Read Full Answer