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Is my previous used of PG affects my pregnancy ?

Four days ago, I started using procto glyvenol(PG) for my external hemorrhoids once am and once pm, but yesterday my pregnancy test is positive, now I knew that I am pregnant I discontinue using PG. is my previous used of PG affects my pregnancy. now im 4 weeks pregnant based on the result yesterday/ please give me assistance for this.
Asked On : Thu, 3 Jun 2010
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Procto glyvenol normally has a local action but since it is not well proven to be safe during pregnancy, it is advised to stop using it. For your hemorrhoids it is better to continue takuing warm sizt bath in plain warm water. It is effective.Dont worry about any untoward action of the medicine on your pregnancy so far.
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Answered: Fri, 9 Sep 2011
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