..I searched for support and found this site! I'm impressed and hoping for answers and support?. myself.. I suffer with facioscapularhumeral muscular dystrophy a form of MD and have been prescribed Gabapentin and tramadol for two years now.. My partner and I are trying for a baby and the possibilities of me being pregnant now are high.. I know if I stop taking these pills my condition will worsen and become unbearable but I'm afraid of the risks that I'm exposing my unborn to?! Advice?
Hi, there is a lot of useful information through the Drugs.com link: https://www.drugs.com/pregnancy/gabapentin.html
This gives you sources where you can discuss/weigh up the pro's & cons of taking Gabapentin during pregnancy (& after).
The following link provides information for taking Tramadol during pregnancy (& breast feeding): https://www.drugs.com/pregnancy/tramadol.html
If you have already become pregnant, don't be too concerned as decisions can be made quickly. PLEASE talk to you midwife/doctor about you concerns/situation
- Tramadol Information for Consumers
- Tramadol Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Tramadol (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
Posted 1 Dec 2013 • 5 answers
Posted 16 May 2014 • 5 answers
Posted 8 Sep 2016 • 2 answers
Posted 12 Dec 2016 • 2 answers
Posted 12 Mar 2018 • 1 answer