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Detoxing while pregnant

Patient: Hi, I’m 34 weeks pregnant and I have detox pills to flush system . On the back it states to consult a doctor before taking. I can specify more information if needed. Is this safe or harmful?

 

 

Symptoms: N/a

 

 

Doctor: Any kind of medication are usually not advised during pregnancy. Detox pills are usually not advised during pregnancy, t hough very supportive literature is available. So, don’t take these pills. Consult your gynecologist for further information.

 


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Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Toronto. He currently operates Infinity Health Centre, a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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