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travel

Hi,
does anyone know if it's safe to travel at 8 wks pregnant? It's a 4 hour flight

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pandulu

Asked by pandulu at 11:33 PM on Oct. 28, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • well i travelled at 13 weeks and it was four hour flight and two days later i flied back again a 4 hour flight and everything was okay.....u could ask ur doctor.......if u are having a normal pregnancy it should be fine....but if u are high risk then they'd probably ask u not to
    fay101

    Answer by fay101 at 11:41 PM on Oct. 28, 2009

  • you should be fine. i just flew to california and it was a five hr flight, i was just fine. but still depends on what doc says :) good luck hope u have a safe trip
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:54 PM on Oct. 28, 2009

  • my OB always said no during the first and last trimester...but check with yours
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:54 PM on Oct. 28, 2009

  • As long as you are not going to a third world country were you can be in contact with life threatning disease, than it is okay!
    Amberoz

    Answer by Amberoz at 12:52 AM on Oct. 29, 2009

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