37 weeks pregnant mother

Question: Currently my wife is in 8th month, bp looks fine 120/90 but still doctor recommended Alohadopa L 100 mg once a day..when we asked should we use tablet, then doctor said baby growth is slow better have it..i could not relate please help me if my wife still have to use tablet

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Answer: Alohadopa is given to treat hypertension...and high bp leads to slow growth in baby...if the gynecologist has recommended this medicine to your wife, so better to have this...or if you still have any doubt, you can go for an ultrasound to check the growth and position of the baby...if the growth is normal so no need to take the medicine.....
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    Saima Aamir49 days ago

    Mine was 130 /80 doctor jst gave me salt restricted diet ...plz don't take medicine control salt

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