Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
189 Doctors are Online

Treatment for spotting during early pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
User rating for this question
Good Posted in: Pregnancy
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 40 Questions
User :   Hi
Doctor :   Hi this Dr. XXX
Doctor :   How may I help u today
User :   Hi Dr. XXX. My wife is 5 weeks pregnant and she had spotting today.
User :   So I am worried
User :   We are married since this Feb
Doctor :   I will defintely help u in this issue
User :   She is 27 yrs old
Doctor :   does she has any other symptom sother than spotting
Doctor :   Does she have any other symptoms other than spotting
User :   she had diarrheoa this morning, but seems to be fine after 4 PM
Doctor :   How many times she had spotting
Doctor :   ok
User :   twice ( a drop of blood each time)
Doctor :   Ok
User :   She had taked loperamide
Doctor :   Are there any clots of blood or tissue material in the bloody discharge
User :   No clot but small piece of tissue material was seen
Doctor :   There are few possibilities based on what u say
User :   ok?
Doctor :   First of all, she need bed rest
User :   ok
Doctor :   She needs to see Obstetrician
User :   ok
Doctor :   She needs to have serial B Hcg levels to be done and interpreted by OBG doc
User :   ok
Doctor :   She also need Ultrasound to see what is there in uterus
Doctor :   Are you following me?
User :   yes
Doctor :   Some times spotting is normal during the anitial period of pregnancy
User :   oh ok
Doctor :   But because you said there is tissue in spotting we need to rule out miscarriage, OK
User :   oh ok
Doctor :   I think I satisfied your query
Doctor :   Are there any other queries you have
User :   yes.. do you recommend any diet / drugs for now?
Doctor :   we do not advice any drugs
User :   ok any diet as such?
Doctor :   Rest is needed
User :   ok doctor thans a lot
Doctor :   Folic acid, Iron pills r need during pregnancy
User :   ok
Doctor :   Regarding diet, during pregancy, she needs to take bland diet
User :   ok
Doctor :   Less specy, less oily food are preferred OK
User :   ok
Doctor :   She needs balanced, rich calorie diet
Doctor :   Alright do you have any other queries
User :   no, thanks a lot
Doctor :   Bye for now
User :   bye
Doctor :   Thank you for consulting us
User :   Thank you too
Question is related to
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor