Patient Education

Part of staying healthy is staying informed! 

Pregnancy:

Helpful links: 

Safe Medications to Take During
Pregnancy:

  • Cough:   Halls Cough Drops, Ricola, Robitussin AC or DM, Chloraseptic Spray
  • Nasal Congestion:   Sudafed, dextromethorphan, guaifenesin
  • Runny Nose/Watery Eyes:
                      Allergies:  Claritin or generic, Zyrtec or generic
                      Colds & Flu:  Chlor-Trimetron /generic or Benadryl                                                 Allergy/generic
  • Sore Throat:  Sucrets Maximum Strength
  • Constipation:  Colace, Citrucel, Metamucil, Milk of                Magnesia, Miralax, or S urfak
  • Nausea:   Unisom, Ginger, Vitamin B6, Benadryl
  • Hemorrhoids:  Any over-the-counter cream, spray,              suppository, or wipe for hemorrhoids  is OK
  • Heartburn: Tums, Maalox, Rolaids, Zantac, Mylanta or Pepcid
  • Diarrhea: Imodium or Kaopectate and increase your fluids. If you see blood or have a temperature over 100.4 -  call the office.                      
  • Yeast Infection: Any over-the-counter vaginal yeast infection treatment is OK 
  • Headache:  Regular or extra-strength Tylenol

(DO NOT TAKE MOTRIN, ADVIL, ASPIRIN, NAPROSYN, IBUPROFEN or ALEVE)
MotherToBaby, a service of the non-profit Organization of Teratology Information Specialists, is dedicated to providing evidence-based information to mothers, health care professionals, and the general public about medications and other exposures during pregnancy and while breastfeeding. Talk directly to the experts behind the most up-to-date research!

General Gynecologic:

Information Links

Bio-Identical Hormones
Breast Cancer
Susan G. Komen for the Cure
Colposcopy
Dilation and Curettage (D&C)
Ectopic Pregnancy
Endometriosis
Endometrial Biopsy
Gynecologic Laparoscopy
Hysterectomy
Mammography
Myomectomy
Novasure Endometrial Ablation
Ovarian Cancer
Uterine Cancer
Uterine Fibroids
OB/GYN Patient News.com
American College of OB/GYN   
MedlinePlus Health Information For You
The North American Menopause Society

Menopause:

Fertility and Hormone Problems:

Gynecology:

Information Links


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