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Can Astymin syrup be abruptly discontinued during pregnancy?

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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 dinner.now 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.
Wed, 23 May 2018 in Pregnancy
 
 
Answered by Dr. Aarti Abraham 49 minutes later
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Detailed Answer:
Hello
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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