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albuterol during pregnancy?

Did anyone use albuterol on a daily basis when their were pregnant? I have had to use my inhaler every morning when I wake up.

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Asked by britthoch2010 at 11:42 PM on Nov. 12, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • I use mine daily as my asthma gets worse when im pregnant. My reg. Dr and ob both approved it!

    Answer by randibosin at 11:48 PM on Nov. 12, 2010

  • Yes, I did. I was fine. Lack of oxygen to your baby is much more harmful than taking the drug that will allow you to breathe. I would recommend talking to your doctor, taking as many precautions as possible to prevent attacks, as in keeping your home clean and dust free, treating your mattress for dust mites, limiting dairy, and avoiding known allergens. I've had to take it sporadically with the last two, and both babies were fine.

    Answer by lovinangels at 11:51 PM on Nov. 12, 2010

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