..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)
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