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Medication during pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   how safe is MT Pill RU486
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Dr cccc here
User :   Hi Doc
User :   how safe are these medicines fmefipristone 200 misoprotol followed by 4 tables 2 each after 12 hours
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   Its safe
User :   I have read on net that u need to take the second tablebts after 24 hours however my friend said 12 hours what do i do ?
Doctor :   May i know your age?
User :   24
Doctor :   And the duration of pregnancy
User :   40 days
Doctor :   Then its fine
User :   when do i take the medicine 12 hours or 24 hours?
Doctor :   The problem could be excessive bleeding in following periods\
User :   And can u please confirm how many days does it bleed?
Doctor :   24 hrs is sufficient
Doctor :   Probably for 4-5 days
User :   ok should i take the second medicine after 24 hours asper u ?
Doctor :   Yes
User :   okies... Can i travel during this time
Doctor :   Be cautious avoid travel for atleast three days
User :   ok ....
User :   And office ?
Doctor :   Office is fine
User :   when will it start bleeding after i take the first pill or second ?
Doctor :   Not outdoor travel where medical help is not available
Doctor :   Probably second and not in all cases
User :   okies i was planning for a train travel for 7 hours
Doctor :   After third day
User :   ok sir
User :   and u mean to say it may not bleed at all ?
Doctor :   That is completing second dose wait for another day and then proceed
Doctor :   Yes mostly doesnt
Doctor :   But safer side be precautious
User :   only the cycles after this i will have heavy bleedings?
Doctor :   Not only that some may developspontaneus bleeding too
User :   okies...
Doctor :   It generally like triggering an abortion so bleeds are prone in some immidietly
User :   is there any other precautins to be taken
Doctor :   No other just see to that medical help availble near by for three days
User :   near by in the sense 3-4 kms is tht ok?
Doctor :   Ya fine
User :   How will i understand tht i need to see a doc or these are just general symptoms
Doctor :   I meant should not be far away like travel
User :   can u also please tell me a few symptoms of the same ?
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   Heave bleeding uncontrolled
Doctor :   Partially expelled products of conception
Doctor :   Giddiness
User :   Partially expelled products of conception??
Doctor :   Yes will have blood clots
User :   okies
Doctor :   The abortive material
User :   okies...
User :   so a normal pad should do r8 ?
Doctor :   Yes but will require frequent changes
User :   and can i have the second pills after dinner and go to sleep
Doctor :   Yes
User :   can i take any pain killers during heavy pain ?
Doctor :   Yes and also try hot fomentation
Doctor :   like use a glass bottle filled with hot water to roll over
User :   sleeping pills?
User :   Okies
Doctor :   Nope
User :   ok
User :   any other advice sir i am really scared
Doctor :   None need not be scared
User :   thnaks for the advice
Doctor :   Just keep an observation on suggested symptoms
Doctor :   You are welcome
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me
User :   suggested symptoms?
Doctor :   Heave bleeding uncontrolled
Partially expelled products of conception
Doctor :   Heave bleeding uncontrolled
Doctor: Partially expelled products of conception
Doctor: Giddiness
User :   okies.. in case bleeding is what do i do ?
User :   heavy* bleeding
Doctor :   If excess just meet your gynecologist
User :   okies...
User :   any recommened diet?
Doctor :   No restrictions
User :   okies thanks once agian and sorry for the repeated questions a bit paniced
Doctor :   No issues
Doctor :   Is there anything else i can help you ?
User :   no thats all for now sir really appreciate ur help!
Doctor :   You are welcome
Doctor :   Plz provide your valuable feedback
User :   how do i do tht ?
Doctor :   After the chat there is a window you can post it there
Doctor :   Bye for now
User :   sure will do tht 10/10
Doctor :   Take care
User :   u tooo
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