Cause for PPROM other than infection

Patient

Q: Can switching prenatal vitamins lead to PPROM?

Symptoms:  I lost my baby due to PPROM at 18 weeks gestation
Doctor

A:   Hello,
Infections are the most common cause of PPROM. Switching vitamins are never a cause. Other causes could be forceful intercourse during pregnancy, or accidental jerks while travelling or movements. These are the most common possible reasons for PPROM besides infection.
regards

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