Coughing Nearly 3 Weeks At 20 Weeks Pregnant?
Good night, doc, I want to ask, I cough, it’s been almost 3 weeks in a state of 20 weeks pregnant, at first I went for treatment when I got a defect, silex syrup and immboost, it runs out still not yet still not yet, the cough still goes on mlm today, but at noon it’s not too late but still a sore throat, and a bit of a runny nose, the head feels tied up, and the glands behind the ear are swollen, so I went to get treatment again, given 200 mg of fast medicine, dextamine, toplexil syrp, isn’t it dangerous for my fetus, because I keep taking drugs?
The mother's health condition during pregnancy must be maintained because it will also affect the condition of the fetus as well. The cause of coughing itself can be due to viral or bacterial infections or it can be caused by allergies. A long cough can be affected by:
different types of germs are infected again from the environment around the body's resistance is down allergy types of germs that cause severe cough symptoms Persistent cough, especially during pregnancy, must get proper treatment, you should take the recommended or prescribed medication by the doctor, because in the condition of pregnancy it is necessary to pay attention to the drugs taken must be chosen which has a safe level for pregnancy. It is better to continue the treatment recommended by the doctor, because if the cough is not resolved or occurs continuously there is a risk of contractions or premature birth due to a cough that keeps pressing the fetus down, or if the cough continues it will cause tightness in the mother and cause oxygen to the fetus. also less. If it doesn't get better after the drug runs out, check your condition again to a gynecologist to check the fetal health condition and also to treat the cough you are experiencing.
Some things you need to pay attention to:
take medicine according to the doctor's recommendation, drink lots of water, drink warm water, avoid drinking cold water, avoid eating foods that stimulate a cough, for example the food is too spicy, spicy, too sweet, avoid dust and air pollution by using a medicated mask if someone in the house is also experiencing a cough cold eat nutritious food multiply vegetables and fruit, get enough rest, re-control or check for further conditions after taking medication read related issues overcoming coughs during pregnancy
hopefully useful, thank you