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Question: Hello ,m 18 weeks pregnant...i had my TIFFA scan and it shows LIQUOR AFI IS 6.8 cm which is less than normal...what to do pls suggest?
Answer: Hi! Amniotic Fluid Index or AFI is considered to be normal at 8-18. Medium AFI level is approximately 14 from week 20-35. After that it keeps reducing and prepare for birth however if its 5/6 its less, please continue to have; ots of fluids- tender coconut/buttermilk Cucumber/bottle gourd/ bed rest - all these help in afi increase. Your Doctor may prescribe soms sachet to havd with water, please be happy, stress is not going to help. Good luck!
Question: Hi, i m 30 weeks pregnant.. i have done my growth scan three days before my AFI was12 cm but last time in Anamoly scan it was14 cm. Now it was reduced. Is there any problem?what can I do to increase the water level
Answer: Hi dear you can increase AFI by drinking lots of water and juices. Have fruits like water melons, grapefruit, strawberry. It has water content in it and will increase the fluid level. Have cucumber, tomatoes, radish, spinach, coconut water. It will increase AFI.Take care dear.
Question: My ulstrasound shows AFI is 14-15 cm is it normal for 32 weeks pregnent. And still my doctor suggested ARG sachets. Are these required for fluid increase or for any other reason?
Answer: Hi. Yohr afi level is very good dont worry. But as pregnancy progress level.of fluid decreses so this might be the reason to suggest ARG sachet.