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Question: Hello Dr, I'm in my 9th week of pregnancy... When I should take the first scan... And also I have a problem of constipation... What should I do....
Answer: Dear you can go now for ur first prenatal. Scan as by now heartbeat and growth of the baby would be clearly visible. For constipation below are some of my own tried and tested tips for gas during my pregnancy - : 1.) Try smaller, more frequent meals 2.) Exercise 3.) Drink plenty of water 4.) Watch what food you eat 5.) Avoid artificial sweeteners, carbonated drinks and fatty fried foods. 6.) Under situations of severe gas, a small piece of jaggery will help relieve it. Based on my personal experience as nothing worked for me in 8th month and this remedy helped. 7.) Having green leafy veges and fruits. 8.) Fiber intake should be increased more of salads with lunch and dinner will help. Morning breakfast you can have with oats to help in constipation. Hope this helps
Question: I have gastric problem... Should I take gastric medicine... Mine is 33 weeks pregnancy
Answer: Hie I suppose gelusil is safe during pregnancy you may consult your gynaclogist regarding same Gas is a common problem during pregnancy as the digestive system takes a back seat during this phase Increase your fluid intake have 16-20 glasses of water a day Chewing ajwain would help you with bloated and indigestion Soak fenugreek seeds in water overnight and have that water in the morning it would help you with gas troubles Go for any form of physical activity Add a daily walk for 30 min in your routine or sign up for pregnancy yoga it would help you speed up digestion Eliminate gas triggers from your diet like cabbage,potato , broccoli, eggplant,wheat sprouts etc High fiber food in your diet help you ease gas concern fruits such as prunes,figs,banana or vegetables as well as whole grains such as oats and flax meal are fiber booster If you can't much on fiber ask your gynaclogist for a fiber supplements If you suffer painful constipation ask your doctor for stool softeners
Question: What to take in gastric problem
Answer: Hello! Dont worry..gastric problem is common in pregnancy..you can try these Remedies to get instant relief *Fenugreek Seeds: A simple home remedy to reduce gas and bloating during pregnancy is to soak fenugreek seeds in a glass of water overnight.The next morning, discard the seeds and drink the water on an empty stomach to relieve stomach pain and gas. This also helps maintain the blood sugar levels. *Ginger: Ginger has been used medicinally for many years as it is a digestive stimulant. Chewing a raw piece of ginger after meals is the most effective. However, pregnant women should not have more than 1 gram per day. Hope it will help you.