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Question: I have a bad sore throat. By mistake i garagled with betadine gargle . Immediately i gargled with hot water an tried vommitting out . And i vomitted a little im scared in panic
Oopppsss!!! Dear you should be very careful about you are using during pregnancy.. you are in your early pregnancy so it's important to take a good care of yourself..
As you know betadine is not good . But don't worry you have gargle with hot water and vomit then it will not do any harm.. just stay relax.
When I was pregnant and had a sore throat, I actually took lemon honey ginger mixture . honey helps soothe and coat your throat and the lemon helps clear away the mucus stuff it is really helpful.
In addition to the hot water/lemon/honey combo, gurgle with salt water often. It's safer than any other thing..
Hope you will get a relief soon..
Question: I m 24 weeks pregnant... M having throat pain n extreme coughing from last 3 days... M doing gargle with betadine 3 times a day... Now feeling like fever... Can u suggest any medicine for throat...
Answer: The feeling of falling sick is due to low immunity which is quite normal during pregnancy. Though this won't cause any harm to baby directly but taking antibiotics are not recommended.
This is the time to follow home remedies, they are slow but immensely effective.
1. Make a tulsi, ginger,cloves and black pepper kadha and drink twice a day .
2. Tulsi ginger tea to soothe the throat pain.
3. Boil half a tsp of turmeric in a glass of water and drink before bed .
4. Take steam
5. Gargle with hot salty water frequently.
6. Take honey ginger juice thrice a day.
7. Take steam.
Question: I have severe throat pain.. Dr. Suggest me betadine.. Is it safe for my pregnancy.. ""??
Answer: Congratulations on your pregnancy
I can understand how tough it must be for you now. Throat pain can be reduced with following precautions. Drink only warm water, cover your ears always as air exposure increases pain a lot, drink only warm liquids. Warm water with salt gargle is good for it. A decoction of ginger, pepper, shonti, basil and turmeric taken twice a day will give you relief very soon. Betadine gargle is very safe,dont worry.If fever starts or any other symptoms appear contact doctor. Take care