Due Date Calculator
Am I Pregnant Quiz

Click below to send your question to Dr. Amy.

Keep in mind that you may be able to find the answers to your question by searching the Ask Dr. Amy Archive below the ad.

Monday, October 17, 2005


Dr. Amy,

I just had a miscarriage 2 weeks ago, and I have borderline high blood pressure. I would like to concieve again but I have been put on acebutelol to control my blood pressure. Will this have any effect on the fetus?


Dear Sherry,

Uncontrolled high blood pressure can cause problems in pregnancy so it is important to keep your blood pressure under control. Acebutelol is considered safe in pregnancy. Talk with your gynecologist, though, to be sure that this is the best medicine for you during a pregnancy.



Post a Comment

<< Home

Site Meter