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How can protein powder be consumed during pregnancy without using milk?

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Dr. Rakhi Tayal

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Posted on Fri, 4 May 2018 in Pregnancy
Question: My wife is 8 months pregnant. Recently she is not able to digest milk so she has stopped taking milk. Earlier she used to take protein powder with milk. How should she take protein powder now?
Rather than milk she is taking curd now, but due to winters, the quantity of curd is less.
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Answered by Dr. Rakhi Tayal 2 hours later
Brief Answer:
Can take in powder form.

Detailed Answer:
Hello,
Thanks for trusting us with your health concern.
I have gone through your query,she can take protein in milk powder form or egg or meat form.
Please feel free to discuss further. I will be glad to answer the follow up queries that you have.
Wishing you good health.
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Dr. Rakhi Tayal.
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Follow up: Dr. Rakhi Tayal 11 minutes later
pure vegetarian we are.
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Answered by Dr. Rakhi Tayal 21 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Detail below.

Detailed Answer:
Hello.
Thanks for writing again.
Sorry for suggestion,she can take paneer,Oats. ...
Cottage Cheese. ...
Greek Yogurt.
Hope my answer is helpful.
Do accept my answer in case there are no further queries.
Regards.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Nagamani Ng
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Follow up: Dr. Rakhi Tayal 7 minutes later
Thanks. Can we take protein powder with curd/ water or any other means too or is it meant only to be taken with milk?
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Answered by Dr. Rakhi Tayal 27 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Can take with water.

Detailed Answer:
Hello.
Thanks for writing again.
She can take these with water or other means.
Hope my answer is helpful.
Do accept my answer in case there are no further queries.
Regards.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Nagamani Ng
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