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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Hi Doctor, I am 11 weeks pregnant now. My Doc has asked me to use Corion 5000 Injection (once in 4 days) for another 1 week(been using this from 2 months now).
Also doctor asked me to use Sugest 200mg, thrice a day.Now Doc asked to use Duvadilan Retard tablet twice a daily. I heard that its not good to the baby, Please suggest
Doctor :   hello
User :   Hi Sir
User :   are you from ?
User :   did you read my initial query?
Doctor :   yes give me a min let me go thru it
User :   okay
User :   sure
Doctor :   are you concerned about Duvadilan Retard tablet?
User :   yes doctor
User :   wanted to know if its safe enough?
User :   and why should i use it...i mean whats the purpose of using it?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do you have anyother medical condition ?
Doctor :   also may i know your age ?
User :   earlier on 9th Jan, there was a spot of blood
User :   which I informed to doc, and that was the time she asked me to use Duvadilan
User :   Also asked me to do scanning
Doctor :   is this your first baby ?
User :   and the scanning report was normal
User :   yes, 1st baby
User :   age: 28yrs
Doctor :   It is given to pregnant ladies to relax the uterus. to avoid bleeding during pregnancy. In case of lower placenta it also help. It is approved by FDA. There is no known side effect to either mother or baby
User :   earlier, 3 times miscarriage happened to me....within 1month of pregnancy
User :   okay
User :   What do u suggest
User :   as I also saw the same note while doing googling
Doctor :   yes you can take it
Doctor :   dont worry
User :   ok
User :   and how abt corion
Doctor :   dont google medicine its dangerous
User :   and sugest
User :   sugest tablet?
Doctor :   Corion is human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG) which is an enzyme and is used for a variety of indications. HCG is used in the injectable form as well as in the gel form to enhance ovulation and chances of conception. If the doctor you consulted has advised to continue with injections of HCG, it is likely that the underlying problem could be related to inadequate secretion of the hormones required to continue pregnancy
Doctor :   please be regular with your tests thats crucial
User :   Whats the adv genetic sonogram?
User :   doctor asked me to test this on 1st feb
Doctor :   thats important
Doctor :   you should its for the well being of the baby
User :   and based on that tests, medicines will be given by my Doc?
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   the test will show if the baby growth is healthy
User :   hmmm
User :   we have done scanning on 10th Jan
Doctor :   what was the report ?
User :   it should pregnancy as 9-10 weeks
User :   TVS
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   thats ok
User :   2 dimensional real time Ultra sound
Doctor :   do you have any discomfort ?
User :   Placenta posterior low lying grade: 0 maturity
User :   irregular motions
User :   legs pain some time
User :   but main issue is with it happens once in 2 days
User :   is it a worry or concern?
Doctor :   well no
Doctor :   2 days duration is fine
Doctor :   plus US is also good
User :   whats US?
User :   ultra sound a?
Doctor :   ultra sound
User :   okay
User :   approx EDD is 11th aug 2011
User :   internal os measures:4mm
Doctor :   well i wish you all the very best
Doctor :   be positive
Doctor :   everything will be fine
User :   shall I continue using corion, sugest, duvadilan and suggested by my doc?
Doctor :   yes you should continue
Doctor :   there is no harm
User :   Cervical canal length: 2.9cms
Doctor :   ok
User :   no evidence of coning
User :   unstable lie
Doctor :   i see
Doctor :   well thats all good
User :   single viable foetus
User :   whats unstable lie?
Doctor :   the position
User :   is it ok?
Doctor :   Unstable lie refers to the frequent changing of fetal lie and presentation
User :   is it normal?
Doctor :   yes it is
Doctor :   as the fetal keeps on changing position
User :   also one important thing: do we need to avoid intercourse during this period
User :   as it is a delicate period now
Doctor :   no you can do it there is not a problem at all
Doctor :   avoid rough intercourse and use positions like side wise or you on top
User :   bcoz maybe weight can be experienced and risk
User :   okay
Doctor :   One of the best positions during pregnancy is the Woman on top position.
Doctor :   A sitting position can also be more comfortable during pregnancy. Here a man will sit on a chair or the edge of the bed. The woman then straddles the man, either facing him or facing away from him.
Doctor :   so its ok
User :   can you share any documents with that poses
User :   so that it would be not of much worry for us
User :   I am megha's husband here
Doctor :   in the last portion spooning is good
Doctor :   both you and your partner lie on your sides
Doctor :   with the man in the back
Doctor :   facing the women's back
Doctor :   this help to keep the weight of the abdomen
User :   ok
Doctor :   aand keeps penetration shallow
User :   okay
Doctor :   as deep penetration is sometimes uncomfortable
User :   so I can be confident about my pregnancy this time rite? I had bad experiences last 3 times
User :   as I have now crossed 2.5 months of pregnancy
Doctor :   yes the chances are good
Doctor :   i wish the best
Doctor :   for you
User :   thanks Doctor
User :   any other advices u would like to give to me?
Doctor :   your most welcome
User :   diet etc?
Doctor :   well thats all . just take good care of your wife give her love and support and diet should be nothing special regular is fine rest the gynecologist will guide better
User :   okay
User :   can I use the remaining minutes of this chat later...if required?
Doctor :   i dont think that is possible
User :   its ok
User :   thanks doctor
Doctor :   your most welcome
User :   and thanks for providing valuable info
User :   bye
Doctor :   take care
Doctor :   bye bye
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