Pregnant, protein level is less. Suggested for protein supplements. Is it safe? - Online Doctor Chats
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my wife has conceived with 6th month.
it is 5.5
n doc has suggested to take protien sachets with water n milk alternatevely is it safe to take
or she can go for direct food supplements
Yes, these are nutritional supplements and they have similar effects as food supplements.
She can safely take the supplements without thoughts of side effects.
In addition protein XXXXXXX diet such as very well cooked egg and meat can be included in her diet.
Have you followed?
this month she is having pain in her feet n there is swelling also is this because of same and she is pure vegiterian so cant take meat n egg
The swelling is more likely due to low proteins. Pulses, legumes, soyabeans are good source of vegetable proteins. She can take them.
Along with protein XXXXXXX suggested by your doctor.
Have you followed?
Do you have any other query?
is it safe to have sex these days?
Yes, provided your wife is comfortable, has no pain or bleeding.
Stop immediately if she has pain or bleeding.
It has to be avoided, if the placenta is low lying as per scan report.
till now there is no such proplem but i cant understand ur last sentence
Antenatal ultrasound scan (the usual scans done during pregnancy) describes the location of placenta attachment. Whether it is attached to the anterior segment or lower segment.
Sexual intercourse should preferably be avoided if there is severe grade of low lying placenta (medically known as placenta previa).
ok i ll ask my doc about that?
you can discuss her scan report with doctor and know about it.
Do you have any other questions?
no n thanks alot for ur consultance
Thanks for consulting me.
Bye for now.
n have a nice day...
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