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Taking tapizol while pregnant

ok. i'm 12 weeks preg today!!and super xcited but i also have graves diease and need to keep my thyroid in check so i'm on this med called tapizol 5 mg everyother day, i've read such bad things bout it and all the problems it can cause but my dr said it was ok if i was on a low dosage, i do trust him but want to no if there is anyone else out there that took the same drug as ido.
the safe drug you can take is ptu, but i was on that for over a yr{i seen an half ass dr} who did'nt care bout me and it did me more harm than good so that is out of the question. i'm a nervious wreck bout this!! and please for all the mom's out there who are reading this and you want to say negitive things to me keep ypu comments to yourself

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aliviasmom1170

Asked by aliviasmom1170 at 9:59 PM on Feb. 26, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • Honestly IDK what to tell you...I think you should trust your dr if he says its ok. I've never been on anything for that. I have depression and take cymbalta but i wasnt diagnosed till after I had my last child and I don't plan on having another for a while. Im sorry I couldnt help but just trust the doc.
    MOM2DYLnHAYLEE

    Answer by MOM2DYLnHAYLEE at 3:25 PM on Feb. 27, 2011

  • Trust your Dr.
    sstepph

    Answer by sstepph at 10:42 AM on Mar. 9, 2011

  • well yesterday i saw a high risk dr for my 2nd ultrasound im 13 weeks 5 days ans the baby is perfect its a girl!!!!!!!!!!!! and the dr said that this drug is soo safe take and every mo i have to get an ultrasound to ck on its tryoid fuction but the chances are a 3% of something going wrong so my mind is at ease and im lookin 4 a new gyno sine the 1 i was seeing put all this crazy nonsence in my head that there were gonna b genitic problems and handycaps
    aliviasmom1170

    Comment by aliviasmom1170 (original poster) at 6:54 AM on Mar. 10, 2011

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