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Hormonal medicines to avoid miscarriage - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Menstruation and Miscarriage
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User :   hi doctor
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   i am 30 yr old fmale
Doctor :   ok
User :   in last pregnancy ..i had a misscarriage at 7 weeks ...
User :   now planning to get conceive
Doctor :   ok
User :   my gynec told me that she will put me on some hormones this time
Doctor :   ok
User :   is it requird ..and is it safe ..?
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   when u had miscarriage
Doctor :   how long was it
Doctor :   is ur periods back now
User :   7 weeks pregnancy
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   when u had abortiong
User :   ya ..i am having regular periods
Doctor :   how many weeks back?
User :   last year in june i ahd msscarriage
Doctor :   why the hormones suggested
Doctor :   was ur periods irregular
User :   she said she will put me on some hormones in my next pregnancy ...that i am planning in september
Doctor :   what was the reason for ur miscarriage
Doctor :   ok
User :   spontaneous....all reports were fine..she said chromosomal abnormality could be the reason
Doctor :   ok
User :   already one year is over ...
Doctor :   what was the medicine prescribed ?
Doctor :   could u type in the name of drug?
Doctor :   hormone preparation suggested
User :   she has not told anything ....i am not pregnant now...
Doctor :   ok
User :   she said report me when i get pregnant that she can put me on some hormones ...
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   any other medical problems u have?
User :   will it be safe have external hormones ..during pregnancy ..
User :   no
Doctor :   the gynecologist will be the best judge in this case
Doctor :   since she/ he knows the case much better
User :   ok..
Doctor :   i need to know what exactly is the hormone prescribed
User :   any precautions tha ti ahve to take
User :   ok
Doctor :   start taking iron and folic acid tablets
Doctor :   avoid taking any other medicine
Doctor :   other than what ur physican has presribed
User :   i read some where that progesterones are given i
User :   can i take iron tablets along with folic acid ..and waht should be the time gap between the two tablets
Doctor :   u can take iron tablets after food at night time
Doctor :   and folic acid in the afternoon
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
User :   do i ahve to take iron tablets even if i Hb level is normal
Doctor :   did i clear all ur doubts
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   u can still take for 90days
Doctor :   or for first three months
Doctor :   and depending on that antenatal
Doctor :   during antenatal check
Doctor :   ur doctor will advise
Doctor :   u
Doctor :   accordingly
User :   now as i am planning to get pregnant ..can i start both iron and folic acid together
Doctor :   yes u can
User :   i am working can i take both the tablets together at night after dinner
Doctor :   u can take one tablet like folic acid in the morning after break fast
Doctor :   and iron tablet at night time
Doctor :   in that case
Doctor :   anything else u want to knowa bout
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