Physicians practice care whenever handling a patient. But they get extremely cautious when it comes to taking care of a pregnant patient. Following, we are going to discuss this in details and explain what cares they take to deal with common ailments during the pregnancy.

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There are some physiologic changes which happen during pregnancy in decreasing systemic vascular resistance. It might increase the risk of cardiac output. It might increase your blood volume by 40%. There are other few changes, including creatinine clean, which also goes up. It’s important to mind these things when prescribing something to pregnant patients.  Medicines are groped in groups A-D and X.

These categories are based on drug risk. Class A drugs are perfectly safe; Class B Drugs have no evidence of risk for humans.  So be careful before you take a decision

Chronic Hypertension

Chronic hypertension is hypertension before pregnancy. It releases a blood pressure of more than 140/90mm hg before 20 weeks of gestation.

Hypertensio, which is diagnosed first time during pregnancy, is hard to curb postpartum. Hospitals only treat this when blood pressure goes above 105mm. Data shows that lowering blood pressure That help there are no formal recommendations for this, but people in practice initiate treatments when the systolic blood pressure gets higher than 160. This happens because doctors don’t want a pregnant patient with a blood pressure of 200/100mm.

There are several ways doctors can help relieve hypertension. Some use medications, while others prefer improving the sitting position. For this, they use specialized chairs from a trusted supplier of gynaecology treatment table and other equipment.

These apparatus are designed for pregnant patients with high blood pressure.


This complicates more than 5% pregnancies. It appears before 20 weeks of gestation. It’s most common in 36 weeks. The driving factors may or may not include hypertension, renal issues, obesity, diabetes, twin gestation, and others.

So be careful with the lab work, check blood count, liver function, and look for hepatic failure or rupture. You have to mind the chemistry of renal failure, with DIC Panel, uric acid, and urinalysis.

For treatment, you should consider seizure prophylaxis like magnesium sulfate IV. To tell the truth, the only treatment of seizure prophylaxis is delivery.


It’s very common during pregnancies. Safe treatments include inhaling beta agonist, cromolyn sodium, and intravenous steroids. You can also use Leukotriene inhibitors, but use them only with recalcitrant asthma as they have limited data on safety and epinephrine. You need to introduce uterine contractions. For this, the hospital has to keep the oxygen saturation of more than 95%. This makes sure the fetus has an adequate supply of oxygen.


Increase in blood status and coagulation increases the risk of VTE for pregnant patients. It is the number one driving factor of nonobstetric maternal death. It happens during three trimesters with 90 percent of deep vein thromboses happening on the left side. There are two treatments; one is unfractionated hepari, and second is low molecular weight heparin. 

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