Why is it not safe to have general anaesthetic in early pregnancy?

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Does a general anaesthetic affect the fetus if administered just before birth?

The anesthetic affects the fetus as much as it affects the mother.If she is having it for a C-section, the lightest anestheticpossible is given prior to the birth of the baby and everyone isready to deliver the baby as quickly as possible. Once the baby isdelivered the anesthetic for the mother is d (MORE)

How early can a pregnancy test detect pregnancy?

The very earliest a home pregnancy test can detect a pregnancy, is 6 DPO, or 6 days past ovulation. However, some babies will not implant until as late as 10-12 DPO, which in that case, a pregnancy test would not be able to detect a pregnancy until after the period is missed. For a pregnancy test to (MORE)

What is it not safe to do in early pregnancy?

Answer . drink, smoke, do drugs . Answer . during early pregnancy it is not safe to stress or lift heavy objects. It is aslo unsafe to take any type of drugs and you must consult a doctor before taking any type of medicine.

How do you have planned pregnancy of twins And is it safe?

Answer . There is no way to insure that you have twins. If you go in for in vitro fertilization then your chances of having multiple increases greatly but they most likely will not be identical. Just leave it up to nature and be happy with what you are given.. Good luck!

Is mayonnaise safe during pregnancy?

Assuming it's fresh, normal mayonnaise, yes, it's completely fine.Pregnant women should be careful to avoid consuming potentiallyspoiled foods. Commercially prepared mayonnaise is fine. 'Homemade' mayonnaise, those made from raw or unpasteurized eggs, areNOT safe for pregnant women. Yes. It can be e (MORE)

Is it safe to drink castor oil in early pregnancy?

I have heard that it is okay.... I will try to find you some links so that you can check for yourself :) http://www.pregnancy-info.net/QA/answers-Does_Castor_Oil_Really_Work_/ http://www.pregnancy-info.net/QA/answers-castor_oil http://www.christian-mommies.com/ages/in-the-womb/natural-labor-in (MORE)

What is an anaesthetic?

a anaesthetic is a gas a bit chloroform which you put over apersons mouth to knock them out. once they are knocked out, it willbe easier to operate on him or her because you don't want ascreaming and kicking person and pinning them down to the operatingtable, you want to able to make the better by c (MORE)

Is General Anaesthetic scary I'm having a general anaesthetic for the first time Petrified about being Put to Sleep what will it feel like. also terrified of needles?

General Anaesthetic can be scary to many people and being affraid before surgery is common. It is best best to talk with your doctor and other health care professionals about your fears. Also, researching your procedure and patient experiences with being "put under" might relieve some of your anxiet (MORE)

Is General Anaesthetic scary having a general anaesthetic for the first time Petrified about being Put to Sleep what will it feel like also terrified of needles?

Hi I have had 3 general anaesthetics before and I can honestly say that they were not scary or negative at all. The routine first starts with you having to wear a hospital gown (wear knickers or pants if you're a boy cos it will show your bum!) and getting onto an operating table in your hospi (MORE)

Is swallowing semen safe for pregnancy?

If I understand your question correctly, no you will not become pregnant by swallowing semen. If you mean is it safe to swallow semen while you are pregnant, then yes it is very good for you. Aside from all the regular health benefits it has the added advantage of greatly reducing the risk of (MORE)

Is it safe to have sexual intercourse in early pregnancy?

i am currently studying child devlopment in collage, and we are studdying right from conceving up intill the child is 5. It is perfectly fine to have sex during early pregnancies, it is infact safe to have sex during pregnancies intill you are about 15 weeks gone, you should try and not have sex aft (MORE)

Safe medications during pregnancy?

There is too many to mention, you need to specify. But the golden rule is that if you need medicine you have to check with the doctor first. Some medicines also interact with each other.

Is caffeine safe during pregnancy?

In very small amounts it can be ok, but remember, whatever you consume, your fetus also consumes. And a cup of coffee to you is a LOT of caffeine to a tiny fetus. Go to this site for more information. It'll tell you all about it. http://www.americanpregnancy.org/pregnancyhealth/caffeine.html

What are anaesthetics?

The term 'anaesthetic' covers a wide range of difference drugs and substances designed to do different things. Anaesthetics may be classed as general or local. A general anaesthetic involves making a patient completely unconcious (anaesthesia) AND unaware of pain (analgesia). This state can be (MORE)

What pregnancy test is good for early pregnancy?

I've heard even cheap pregnancy tests give accurate results. If I were to take a pregnancy test to detect early pregnancy it would be one that it easy to use and read, such as clearblue digital or first response.

Is it safe to take cranberry capsules in early pregnancy?

Sure you can take cranberry capsules in pregnancy. It's just like eating (a LOT of) cranberries, which is a natural food, and good for you too. The extra Vitamin C and antioxidants will benefit your health and also your baby's.

What is the general contents of a typical anaesthetic cartridge?

Anaesthetic - to block electrical nerve transmissions to the brain so that neither pain nor temperature changes can be felt Sterile Water - as a carrying solution making up the bulk of the cartridge contents Buffering Agents - to maintain the conetents at a neutral PH, so they are neither acidic n (MORE)

How far into your pregnancy are you safe from ectopic pregnancy?

If you was to have an ectopic pregnancy, it would be from shortly after conception, ectopic pregnancy means the blastocyst has implanted outside the uterus (normally in the tubes), so when your due period has come normally a test would come up positive (as when it implants it still releases hcg), si (MORE)

Will you have a safe pregnancy after an ectopic pregnancy?

You certainly can go on to have a healthy pregnancy or pregnancies after having an ectopic pregnancy. If you had your tube removed, and still have one working tube and ovary, your chances of getting pregnant each month are simply half that of a woman with 2 functioning ovaries and tubes. This is bec (MORE)

Is anaesthetic gas safe?

Generally yes, if used and monitored properly. However, there are always exceptions and people react differently. Only a doctor of anesthesiology should handle it.

Why do you have to undress for a general anaesthetic?

Usually the reason for undressing has less to do with the anesthesia and more to do with maintaining sterility in the operating room (where most anesthesia takes place) Street clothes have germs, OR staff can't wear them in and neither can the patients, sterility is your friend. Also, while undergoi (MORE)

Is a withdrawal is safe to aviod pregnancy?

In an article written for young people to answer a question regarding the use of Emergency Contraception, The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists said: When should you use EC? If you have had intercourse without using any protection, if the protection was unreliable or if the bir (MORE)

Is afrin safe during pregnancy?

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) uses a category system to classify the possible risks to a fetus when a specific medicine is taken during pregnancy. Pregnancy Category C is given to medicines that have not been studied in pregnant humans but that do appear to cause harm to the fetus in a (MORE)

Is pregnancy safe?

Yes as long as you and your partner are healthy. If you are menstrating during pregnantcy go see a doctor. If you feel pains go see a doctor and make sure you and the baby are safe and healthy and don't be to young to have babies or it could cause serious health problems Hope this helped :)

Glutathione Sublingual is it safe in pregnancy?

Yes. Sublingual glutathione is glutathione (GSH) administered under the tongue so that the glutathione can be absorbed directly into the bloodstream. There is some evidence showing that this may be more effective than taking oral GSH. Oral GSH is destroyed in the gut and is not effective in raisi (MORE)

How do general and local anaesthetics work?

Local anaesthesics: blocking Na+ - Canals in nerve celles. general anaesthesia: till now, there are only theories about how they work exactly.. scary, isn't it? Pro-Tip: look it up in a pharmacological book.

Is lamzoprazol safe during pregnancy?

Omeprazole is not the preferred medication for reflux during pregnancy. Pepci (Famotidine) is a better option. Please review any medications with your OB before you begin taking them.

What teas are safe during pregnancy?

Any tea that has no laxitive or herbal tea is safe for pregnancy. Also, its best to avoid caffine. For Morning Sickness and any sort of sore throat/cold decaf lemon tea with some honey squirted in really helps!

Is calcitriol safe in pregnancy?

during pregnancy, management of maternal hypoparathyroidism with calcitriol and calcium is feasible, if the 1,25(OH)2D3 concentrations are adapted to the physiological needs during pregnancy and serum calcium levels are kept in the lower normal range. European Journal of Endocrinology 139 284-28 (MORE)

Is Betamethasone safe during pregnancy?

The only thing it says is that you will need to discuss the benefits and risks of using Betamethasone with your doctor during pregnancy and if you are breast feeding.

Is pepperoni safe during pregnancy?

Yes it is--however it has a high fat and calorie count. Since it is spicy, it might give you heartburn. All in all, it is safe, but may not be the best quality food choice.

Is clopamon safe during pregnancy?

The use of metoclopramide throughout the duration of pregnancy is considered unsafe as teratogenicity has been demonstrated in animal studies.

What does a anaesthetic do?

it makes you fall asleep. usually in surgery the doctors do it and sometimes when you get your tooth pulled put.