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has anyone had to take nifedipine when pregnant whats it used for i no its used for going into labor to early but is it for the lungs to

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Autumn634

Asked by Autumn634 at 3:18 AM on Feb. 27, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • no, just candy corn
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:26 AM on Feb. 27, 2010

  • you really should talk to your obgyn about this to clear up any confusion or questions you may have. I had to take progesterone to help postpone preterm labor which IN TE LONG run YES it does help the lungs. Longer baby stays the longer they have time to develope proper lungs and breathing patterns. GL
    Bugsmommy1908

    Answer by Bugsmommy1908 at 5:49 AM on Feb. 27, 2010

  • I was on it to stop preterm labor. I got a different shot for the baby's lungs.
    armywife1229

    Answer by armywife1229 at 6:47 AM on Feb. 27, 2010

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