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Hi, Im currently ill will cold shivers, stuffy nose, headaches,

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Hi,

I'm currently ill will cold shivers, stuffy nose, headaches, so I assume fever.

I would like to try and conceive over the next week, can the illness affect the egg quality and furthermore have any detrimental affects on the baby?

Thanks

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hello have you taken any medicines for this?

Customer:

Just panadol

Dr. P. Jyoti :

well, this viral fever will not affect the egg in any way

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nor will it affect fertility,

Dr. P. Jyoti :

and if you have a pregnancy it wont affect the fetus

Dr. P. Jyoti :

viral fevers are generally harmless

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but you need to be careful in taking any medicines

Dr. P. Jyoti :

panadol though is safe

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so you can take this for the symptoms

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but avoid taking any anticolds like decongestants, etc

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you are quite safe otherwise

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any further questions?

Customer:

My head feels like it is going to explode and I feel sick, is there anything I can take?

Dr. P. Jyoti :

panadol is the best for this since you are trying for pregnancy

Dr. P. Jyoti :

it will not have any adverse effects

Dr. P. Jyoti :

the other things to do are:

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take a lot of fluids - this is essential

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also use Menthol steam inhalation - take a bowl of steaming water and add a pinch of menthol, then inhale the steam

Dr. P. Jyoti :

this will clear up the nasal passages and give you relief

Dr. P. Jyoti :

since you are trying for pregnancy these methods are safe for you

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show your doctor if symptoms get more severe

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take care

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Hope this shows you the way forward - wish you good health and a quick recovery.

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