Doctors Lounge - Gynecology AnswersBack to Gynecology Answers List
If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 immediately. Doctors Lounge (www.doctorslounge.com) does not recommend or endorse any specific tests, physicians, products, procedures, opinions, or other information that may be mentioned on the Site.
DISCLAIMER: The information provided on www.doctorslounge.com is designed to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between a patient/site visitor and his/her physician. Please read our 'Terms and Conditions of Use' carefully before using this site.
Date of last update: 10/14/2017.
Forum Name: Obstetrics
Question: Oxycotin while pregnant
|miss_kriss18 - Wed Feb 03, 2010 9:48 pm||
I am currently 10 weeks pregnant and I am addicted to oxycotin. I have been smoking it throughout these 10 weeks... I am getting help friday, but what my question is, what could happen to my baby?
|Debbie Miller, RN - Thu Feb 04, 2010 7:21 pm||
There is no way to predict possible effects with early use of any drug. It's great that you are getting help because the amount of exposure is often associated with defects in a growing baby. Some exposures can cause problems with minimal exposure but the risk definitely gets more serious with ongoing use.
Good luck with your plans to stop using this substance.
|| Check a doctor's response to similar questions|
Are you a Doctor, Pharmacist, PA or a Nurse?
Join the Doctors Lounge online medical community
Editorial activities: Publish, peer review, edit online articles.
Ask a Doctor Teams: Respond to patient questions and discuss challenging presentations with other members.