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Confirmation of safe medicines after pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 01-Mar-2013
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Doctor:please proceed with the query.
User:Need to confirm that few tablets can be used after pregnancy for my wife
User:It is Cisearean
User:For pain killing they gave few tablets Panzed –Tablet Metrogyl 400 – Brufen 400 Meditax 200
User:Panzed –Tablet Metrogyl 400 – Brufen 400 Meditax 200
Doctor:who gave these tablets
User:For initial 3 days only
User:Since my wife is having still pain,
User:Wether she can take only Brufen 400 alone...
User:Will it cause any side effects
Doctor:metrogyl should not be used
Doctor:nor brufen
User:Are she need to take any other tablet along with brufen
User:What tablet she can use, She is still having pain
Doctor:she can take meditax 200 mg
Doctor:she can mild ones like paracetamol
Doctor:for pain
Doctor:panzed for acidity?
Doctor:have they given for this.
Doctor:even panzed should not be used for lactation.
Doctor:It is pantaprazole
Doctor:she can change to a different brand
Doctor:so avoid metrogyl, brufen and panzed
User:Ok Now she need to take meditax 200 mg and pantaprazole during pain is that right..?
Doctor:were these given by gyneac
Doctor:no even pantaprazole cannot be given, she can try gelusil
User:Yes. It was given by them to take only for 3 days after the Surgery
User:Ok. I will ask her to take only meditax 200 mg
Doctor:ok, these are not in the list of medications approved by FDA for lactation, even if given should be taken with caution
User:ok. Thanks for the suggestion
Doctor:you are welcome
User:Thanks for your time
Doctor:ok.kindly login for further queries.
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