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Throat infection while pregnant
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t much I could take aside from regular strength Tylenol for aches and fever, over the counter saline sprays for nasal congestion and throat lozenges for my sore throat. Once I was a bit farther along, I was told I could take over the counter sinus medication, too.
I know how unpleasant it is being sick when you're pregnant....I hope you feel better soon!
Anyone had strep throat while preg. I think I might have it and I'm going to call the Dr. I'll have to call my OB as I don't have a primary. I was wondering if anyone had been in the same boat though and what the Dr. did or perscribed.
Has anybody had multiple ear infections whilepregnant? This is the second time I have been sick during the last 26 weeks and I am miserable! The only thing my doctor said to take for sore throat is Tylenol Extra Strength. But should I go in to see if what I have is another ear infection?
I have now been to the doctor 3 times within the last week for an ear infection that has gotten nothing but worst. It's now swollen in my face and caused my jaw to be really tight. I went to my ob first, she prescribed me antibiotics that hadn't helped. They suggested I go to the ER a couple days later so I did and that Doctor prescribed me antibiotic ear drops and hydrocodone. I went to a third doctor today that specializes in ear, throat, and nose and he suggested a wick.
m getting closer to birth. Tuesday it started with a sore throat. Then Wednesday it felt like a full blown sinus infection. And since Thursday it's just turned into a full blown everything. I can't stop coughing or sneezing, my whole body aches. And the robitussin and tylenol is not helping anything.
I have to blow my nose (trying to clear my throat), it feels like the back of my throat is filled with mucus. I have not had a cold or virus or any so throat. I wanted to know is this hoarseness hormonal, or is it because of the severe acid reflux that I am having?
That happened to me in November it turned out to be a allergy infection its crazy cause it happened every night sore throat and then it just got worse.I ended up going to the hospital and got antibiotics...
If there is severe sore throat along with fever, headache etc. then commonest cause of sore throat would be streptococcal (bacterial). In such cases she needs empirical treatment with a course of broad spectrum antibiotic against prescription.
Send blood or throat swab for culture and antibiotic sensitivity. Fungal infection can sometimes known to cause frothy sputum. Need to do antiseptic mouth gargle to take care of source of infection. Need to take NSAIDs for fever.
Woke up with a bad sore throat, headache, body aching, maybe ear infection, and vomiting =( what can I take for my throat? I tried soup, warm tea, and Tylenol and got sick. Know of any meds you can take while pregnant? Besides Tylenol.
No unconsious thing nowadays. But once a while the cough is coming while try to laugh suddenly. Now no throatinfection but it is chocking some times if I talk loudly. What is the reason? Whether I have to go to ENT specialist.
I took a z pac at 31 weeks I got bronchitis at my baby shower. It ***** so much more getting sick while you are pregnant. I am still sick at 33 weeks. I went to doctor tuesday and have a slight yeast infection. I have never had one before in my life.
I got a head cold that turned into a sinus infection and ear infection... you can take amoxicillin while pregnant... I was given it... if you get an ear infection though they cant give you anything for the pain-- it *****!
you go and be seen like you would for any other sore throat. while your doctor is feeling your neck and stuff, just casually say -do you think this could be an oral std ? I've given unprotected oral sex recently and can't help but wonder about it. - that's a good way to start the discussion :)
you have every right to ask to be alone with your doctor. if they have med students, you can refuse them too. it's all part of your rights as a patient.
Anyone use ranitidine whilepregnant? I am 33w4d and yesterday my doc prescribed me 150mg tablets to take twice a day for heartburn. Anyone use ranitidine while pregnant? I just want to make sure its safe.
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