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by cathyinwa
Sun Jun 25, 2006 01:11 am
Forum: Trying Again after Preeclampsia
Topic: Still don't know why but ready to try
Replies: 7
Views: 614

Re : Still don't know why but ready to try

Just google Preeclampsia periodontitis and you will find the study linking the two.

Cathy
by cathyinwa
Sun Jun 25, 2006 01:07 am
Forum: Trying Again after Preeclampsia
Topic: PCOS and Pre-eclampsia
Replies: 15
Views: 3826

Re : PCOS and Pre-eclampsia

<t>Hi,<br/> <br/> Just to let you know, glucophage can be taken during pregnancy. I have type II diabetes and I took it during my entire pregnancy.<br/> <br/> One of the side effects of glucophage is increased risk of pregnancy.<br/> <br/> And there has been studies about it and pregnancy in woman w...
by cathyinwa
Wed Jul 28, 2004 06:41 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: doctors won't order tests until 30weeks
Replies: 11
Views: 949

Re : doctors won't order tests until 30weeks

<t>Here's what my sister said, "if dr says he can't put diagnosis of pre-eclampsia on bill - he could instead put the following two diagnoses : history of pre-eclampsia and rule out pre-eclampsia"<br/> <br/> Also, "if I thought I needed labwork, I would have the doctor write the order and ask dr to ...
by cathyinwa
Tue Jul 27, 2004 08:39 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: doctors won't order tests until 30weeks
Replies: 11
Views: 949

Re : doctors won't order tests until 30weeks

Hi,

I've emailed my sister with your question. She's been a medical claims processor for years. I'll let you know what she says.

Cathy
by cathyinwa
Mon Jul 26, 2004 12:47 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: metabolic syndrome after pregnancy
Replies: 2
Views: 362

metabolic syndrome after pregnancy

<r>Hi,<br/> <br/> I was watching a show about Metabolic Syndrome(Syndrome X) on the Discovery channel yesterday. One of the doctors mentioned that women that have high blood pressure during pregnancy or gestational diabetes are at a higher risk of developing it.<br/> <br/> Here's what it is: <URL ur...
by cathyinwa
Wed Jul 21, 2004 09:21 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Life after Dr. E - high bp and high cardiac output
Replies: 2
Views: 248

Re : Life after Dr. E - high bp and high cardiac output

<t>Hi,<br/> <br/> My situation is similar to yours. I went to a Dr. B at the same place except he is in the Diabetes and Pregnancy Clinic.<br/> <br/> I was also on 100mg of Atenolol during my pregnancy. Dr. B told me that it would be best if I continued on the atenolol after I gave birth.<br/> <br/>...
by cathyinwa
Fri Jul 09, 2004 10:06 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Saw Dr. Easterling Today
Replies: 18
Views: 1001

Re : Saw Dr. Easterling Today

<t>I was also on 100 mg of atenolol. My dd was 6lbs 3ozs at 39 weeks.<br/> <br/> It did stop my heart from beating so fast and I didn't develop PE. And got my cardiac output under control. My blood pressure did stay a little high. I'm still on 50 mg of atenolol and the peri recommended that I stay o...
by cathyinwa
Sat Jun 12, 2004 07:21 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: BP 154/100 @ 12 wks
Replies: 9
Views: 810

Re : BP 154/100 @ 12 wks

Hi,

My highest pressure was at about 15 weeks. It was 160/100. I was placed on meds and it stayed borderline for the entire pregnancy. I didn't develope PE. And I had a healthy little girl[:D]

I hope things go well for you.

Cathy
by cathyinwa
Thu May 20, 2004 08:47 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Atenolol and pregnancy
Replies: 10
Views: 1861

Re : Atenolol and pregnancy

<t>Hi,<br/> <br/> I was also on atenolol during my pregnancy and I'm still taking it. I was breastfeeding while on it. It is not given by all OB's. I also saw a peri at the U of Washington. They believe it reduces your chances of getting PE. I had PIH and never developed PE. Maybe it worked? <br/> <...

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