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Can Astymin syrup be abruptly discontinued during pregnancy?

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Dr. Aarti Abraham


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Posted on Wed, 23 May 2018 in Pregnancy
Question: i am 29 years old.21 weeks pregnant.taking folinext gold and iron tablets after breakfast and calcium tablet after lunch.recently i started astymin syrup from 18th week.i am taking this syrup after lunch and iwould like to stop taking this syrup.can i stop taking this syrup suddenly or should i continue through out my pregnancy?if i stop taking this syrup does it cause any harm to my baby?please clarify my doubt.
Answered by Dr. Aarti Abraham 49 minutes later
Brief Answer:
As below

Detailed Answer:
Thanks for trusting us with your health concern.
Stopping this syrup will not harm your baby in any manner.
Yes you can stop it immediately without any worry.
All the best
Please feel free to discuss further
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