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Knee joint pain, safe pain medications during lactation - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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User :   hello
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   I need some clarifications and can I chat with a gynecologist
Doctor :   I am a general physician.
Doctor :   I believe I can help you within my expertise.
User :   I consulted an orhtopedic doctor recently as I have joint knee pains and he suggested
User :   JOINTACE Super DX tablets, folvite and some iron tablets
Doctor :   Ok
User :   as I have a kid of 11 months and feeding
User :   the baby
User :   can I take the JOINTACE tablets if I am conceived now
User :   can I continue the folvite and iron tablets
Doctor :   There are very few studies regarding the effects of joint ace during lactation.
Doctor :   Joint ace, iron and folic acid pills are dietary supplements and have very few side effects on human body.
Doctor :   Iron and folic acid pills are considered safe during lactation.
Doctor :   The effects of Joint ace is yet to be proved though.
User :   The 'joint ace' contains diacerein 50 mg and glucosamine 1500 mg
User :   I am conceived now and we plan for second child. So, can I take the 'joint ace' also?
Doctor :   There are no adverse effects of these pills on pregnancy and lactation.
Doctor :   You may take the iron and folic acid pills.
Doctor :   The risks and benefits of pain over pregnancy are to be considered while taking joint ace.
Doctor :   If you are in severe pain, you can take the joint ace than using a painkiller.
Doctor :   There have been no evidence of fetal effects because of using joint ace.
Doctor :   Have you followed what I have suggested?
User :   ok. thanks. I got it.
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me.
Doctor :   Bye for now.
Doctor :   Have a nice day!!
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