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Does having a cold affect chances of conceiving?

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Hello. Is having a cold impacts conceiving?
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Tue, 15 Jan 2013 in Getting Pregnant
 
 
Answered by Dr. Ratnakar Kini 35 minutes later
Hi,
Thanks for posting your query.
I am Dr.Ratnakar Kini and I am pleased to answer your query.

Having cold does not affect conceiving. You can conceive even if you have cold.

I hope that answers your question.

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Dr.Ratnakar Kini
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Follow-up: Does having a cold affect chances of conceiving? 1 hour later
thanks Dr XXXXXXX for your kind answer.

Is it ok to have lempsip to reduce the symptoms or
better to go to the natural ways ginger lemon tea etc..

Thanks again
 
 
Answered by Dr. Ratnakar Kini 17 minutes later
Hi,
I would advise you to go the natural way instead of taking lempsip.

I hope that answers your question.

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Dr.Ratnakar Kini
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Follow-up: Does having a cold affect chances of conceiving? 13 minutes later
thanks again for your helpful answers.

As I mentionned in my initial question, I had miscarriage 2 months ago.

If I get pregnant this month, are there any checks/controls I need to get it done?

Pls note my mother got pregestrone help during her first pregnancy. Should I get my progestrone levels checked so if I miscarried because of lack pf progestrone, I would be able to avoid the same situation happening.

Please let me know your thoughts.

Regards
 
 
Answered by Dr. Ratnakar Kini 2 hours later
Hi,
Progesterone maintains pregnancy.
Yes, you can get your progesterone levels checked and get supplemented in case its level is low.

I hope that answers your question.

Any further clarification, kindly post it as a separate new question.

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Dr.Ratnakar Kini
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