Medications and Medicines

Aspirin May Help in Women with Occasional Antiphospholipid Antibodies

It is well known that treatment with aspirin plus heparin is effective for patients with antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) to prevent pregnancy loss. ... read more »

Acetaminophen, Tylenol During Pregnancy Raises Risk of Baby’s ADHD

The general perception has been that it's OK to take Tylenol during pregnancy but a recent study of Danish mothers and their children suggests some rethinking may be in order. ... read more »

Fertility Friend - Fertilaid Trying To Get Pregnant

Fertilaid help you get pregnant faster. It is is a fertility supplement designed by Dr. Grunebaum using all-natural and non-prescription formulas to enhance fertility and improve reproductive health. ... read more »

Clomid-What is it?

Clomid is a synthetic chemical whose chemical name is Clomiphene citrate. It induces ovulation by fooling your body into believing that there is less estrogen. ... read more »

Clomid With a Missed Period and a Negative Pregnancy Test

As an Ob Gyn I am usually dismayed how many women take clomiphene citrate (Clomid) and don't know what it does and how take it. ... read more »

Claritin During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

All about Claritin during pregnancy, breastfeeding and trying to conceive (TTC). Is it safe for use? ... read more »

Constipation and Pregnancy: Is There a Safe Stool Softener?

Pregnancy constipation can be especially uncomfortable, but there are some over the counter stool softeners considered safe for use during pregnancy. ... read more »

I Took Provera And Still Didn't Get My Period

I have no period and did not bleed at all even after taking Provera. What does this mean? ... read more »

Bupivacaine During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

All about Bupivacaine and pregnancy/breastfeeding. Is it safe to use while pregnant and/or breastfeeding? ... read more »

Are Medications Harmful During Pregnancy?

Can medications be harmful during pregnancy? ... read more »

Medications During Pregnancy

Medications in Pregnancy: General Information ... read more »

Follistim While Pregnant and Breastfeeding

All about Follistim during pregnancy, breastfeeding and trying to conceive (TTC). Is it safe for use? ... read more »

Blood Thinners During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

All about LMW blood thinners (like Heparin) and pregnancy/breastfeeding. Are they safe during pregnancy and/or breastfeeding? ... read more »

hCG While Pregnant and Breastfeeding

All about Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (HCG) during pregnancy, breastfeeding and trying to conceive (TTC). Is it safe for use? ... read more »

LMW Blood Thinner During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

All about dalteparin (LMW blood thinner) and pregnancy/breastfeeding. Is it safe during pregnancy and/or breastfeeding? ... read more »

Robitussin

Is it safe early in pregnancy? ... read more »

Are Stool-Softening Laxatives Safe While Pregnant and Breastfeeding?

All about stool-softening laxatives and pregnancy/breastfeeding. Are they safe during pregnancy and/or breastfeeding? ... read more »

Is Vicodin Safe While Pregnant and Breastfeeding?

All about Vicodin during pregnancy, breastfeeding and trying to conceive (TTC). Is it safe for use? ... read more »

Is Allegra Safe During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding?

Learn all about Allegra and if it is safe to use during pregnancy and/or while breastfeeding. ... read more »

Tinzaparin (LMW Blood Thinner) During Pregnancy

All about tinzaparin (an LMW blood thinner) and pregnancy/breastfeeding. Is it safe during pregnancy and/or breastfeeding? ... read more »

Methylergonovine During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

All about methylergonovine and pregnancy/breastfeeding. Is it safe to use during pregnancy and/or breastfeeding? ... read more »

Is Zyrtec Safe During Pregnancy And Breastfeeding?

Do you take Zyrtec and are pregnant, breastfeeding or trying to conceive? Read about the safety precautions for this popular allergy medicine. ... read more »

Erythromycin During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

All about erythromycin and pregnancy/breastfeeding. Is it safe during pregnancy and/or breastfeeding? ... read more »

Insulin During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

All about insulin and pregnancy/breastfeeding. Is it safe during pregnancy and/or breastfeeding? ... read more »

Fertility Medications: Cycloset and Parlodel (Bromocriptine)

A doctor may prescribe Bromocriptine to help women who have an ovulation problem caused by a benign tumor in the pituitary gland, located in the brain just behind the nose. Doctors refer to this condition as pituitary adenoma. ... read more »

Progesterone Supplements

When should I take progesterone supplements? ... read more »

Antidepressants During Pregnancy

For the pregnant woman on antidepressants, the psychiatrist and the obstetrician can work together to find a suitable treatment that will work with pregnancy and keep baby healthy during gestation. ... read more »

What is the Best Prenatal Vitamin During Pregnancy?

The best prenatal vitamin contains the right amount of all essential vitamins. ... read more »

Are Antidepressants Safe During Pregnancy?

Are antidepressants safe to take during pregnancy? ... read more »

Abilify - Ariprazole During Pregnancy

Abilify Ariprazole is a prescription medicine used to treat schizophrenia in people age 13 years and older. ... read more »

Safety of Using Antibiotics During Pregnancy

Are some antibiotics safer than others to use during pregnancy? And which ones are safe according to the category? ... read more »

Vancomycin During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

All about Vancomycin during pregnancy, breastfeeding and trying to conceive (TTC). Is it safe during pregnancy, breastfeeding and TTC? ... read more »

Migraine Medication In Pregnancy

Many experts caution pregnant women from taking unneccessary medications (especially strong pharmaceutical products) when they are pregnant, for fear of causing defects in the developing fetus. ... read more »

Ovulation-Induction Medications

What medications are available to induce ovulation? ... read more »

Warfarin (Blood Thinner) During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

All about warfarin and pregnancy/breastfeeding. Is it safe during pregnancy and/or breastfeeding? ... read more »

Bulk-forming Laxatives During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

All about bulk-forming laxatives and pregnancy/breastfeeding. Are they safe during pregnancy and/or breastfeeding? ... read more »

Patanol During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

All about Patanol during pregnancy, breastfeeding and trying to conceive (TTC). Is it safe for use? ... read more »

Verapamil During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

All about Verapamil during pregnancy and breastfeeding and trying to conceive. Is it safe during pregnancy and breastfeeding and TTC? ... read more »

Trentinoin During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

All about Trentinoin and pregnancy/breastfeeding. Is it safe to use while pregnant and/or breastfeeding? ... read more »

Accutane During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

All about Accutane during pregnancy, breastfeeding and trying to conceive (TTC). Is it safe? ... read more »

Clotrimazole Topical During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

All about Clotrimazole Topical and pregnancy/breastfeeding. Is it safe to use while pregnancy and/or breastfeeding? ... read more »

Cephalosporins During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

All about Cephalosporins and pregnancy/breastfeeding. Is it safe to use while pregnant and/or breastfeeding? ... read more »

Magnesium Sulfate During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

All about magnesium sulfate and pregnancy/breastfeeding. Is it safe during pregnancy and/or breastfeeding? ... read more »

Citalopram (Celexa) During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

All about Citalopram during pregnancy, breastfeeding and trying to conceive (TTC). Is it safe? ... read more »

Clomiphene (Clomid) During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

Clomiphene (Clomid) during pregnancy, breastfeeding and trying to conceive (TTC). Is it safe? ... read more »

Allegra During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

Allegra is an over-the-counter allergy medication once available only by prescription. The medication is commonly used as a preventative treatment for seasonal allergies, but may be suggested to some patients for off-label treatment of other medical conditions. ... read more »

Escitalopram (Lexapro) During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

Escitalopram (Lexapro) and pregnancy, breastfeeding and trying to conceive (TTC). Is it safe? ... read more »

Heparin During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

All about heparin and pregnancy/breastfeeding. Is it safe during pregnancy and/or breastfeeding. ... read more »

Metaprolol During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

All about Metaprolol and pregnancy/breastfeeding. Is it safe during pregnancy and/or breastfeeding? ... read more »

Lithium During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

All about Lithium and pregnancy, breastfeeding and trying to conceive (TTC). Is it safe? ... read more »

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