common pregnancy ailments

Common Ailments of Pregnancy

Aches and pains Tylenol, Extra Strength Tylenol, or any product that Tylenol makes (Tylenol PM, Tylenol Cold and Sinus, etc.) is safe. Avoid any medicines containing aspirin (Bayer, Excedrin, BC, or Goody Powder) or anti-inflammatory medicines (ibuprofen, naprosyn, Aleve, Nuprin, etc.) as these may affect the development of your baby. Nausea Nausea is very common in early pregnancy. Early in …

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Medications Safe for Use in Pregnancy

The following medications have been taken during pregnancy and have not been shown to cause birth defects. Even so, we recommend not using any medication unless necessary. If you take a medication routinely for a medical problem and are unsure about the medication, please contact our office prior to discontinuing that medication. Take all medications according to the manufacturer’s directions …

ultrasound

3 Times You May Need an Ultrasound

When we think of ultrasound, we typically associate it with pregnancy. The ultrasound is a common procedure used during pregnancy to check the health of the baby, discover the baby’s gender, and provide expecting parents with a picture of their little one in utero. But ultrasound can also be utilized in other instances and has many beneficial medical applications. Ultrasound …