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Breathing difficulty during Pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   ok
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   I have been having trouble breathing
Doctor :   since how long
User :   I am about 8 weeks pregnant... and I have been having trouble for 4 weeks
Doctor :   do u have history of allergy or asthma
User :   I was wondering if it was ok to take Primatene
User :   no
User :   it has ephedrine
User :   i didnt know if it was ok
Doctor :   do you have cough or cold
User :   no
User :   it also has guaifenesin
User :   can I take any of those?
Doctor :   Primatene Mist should be used only when clearly needed during pregnancy
Doctor :   u need to consult the gynecologist
Doctor :   before u take any medicine
User :   It just feels like I cant get enough air in my lungs.
User :   These are tablets
Doctor :   it is not advisable to take ephedrine without doctors advise
Doctor :   u need to consult a physician immediately
User :   ok, thank you
Doctor :   ur welcome
Doctor :   bye for now
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