Use of Daypro during first three months of pregnancy can increase the risk of premature child birth or closure of ductus arteriosus. Avoid use of Daypro when you are pregnant. Well, there are no sufficient studies available for use of Daypro during pregnancy. Data collected from observational studies regarding possible risks of Daypro to embryo in first three months or second trimester of pregnancy is indecisive.
If you are pregnant, let your doctor know if you are using Daypro as this medication can be harmful to your unborn baby. Use Daypro during pregnancy only if your doctor suggests you to do so. Though Daypro is not recommended during pregnancy, your doctor can still recommend you if the benefits of Daypro are more than the risks for you.
Most doctors do not recommend using Daypro during pregnancy as it can result in complications during delivery and labor. Sometimes your physician might recommend this medication during first trimester of your pregnancy, only if it has some benefits for you.
It is always better to let your doctor know that you are pregnant or you want to conceive if you are on Daypro. You can get yourself diagnosed and as per medical advice you can use Daypro.
Due to lack of studies that could confirm the effects of Daypro in pregnancy and looking at the side effects of other NSAIDs on pregnancy, it is not recommended for pregnant women so that the risks to fetus do not occur.
As far as the delivery and labor is considered, other drugs hinder prostaglandin synthesis, an enhanced incidence of delayed parturition, dystocia and decreased pup existence occurred. Daypro effects on delivery and labor are still not known.
Daypro and breastfeeding
Daypro is not recommended for nursing mothers as it can transfer to the baby through breast milk. For nursing mothers it is recommended that they should discontinue breastfeeding or stop taking Daypro.
It is always better to consult your doctor before you use Daypro while breastfeeding your baby. Though it is still unknown whether the drug transfers in human milk. As many other drugs are passed in human milk and due to their serious effects to infants, use of Daypro can also lead to some side effects. It is better to decide whether to continue breastfeeding or stop taking drug while breastfeeding. It completely depends on the health of the mother.
So if you are pregnant or trying to conceive, seek help of your physician to lead a safe pregnancy period. Your doctor can tell you whether you can use Daypro during pregnancy or breastfeeding. During pregnancy it is important to know the side effects of such drugs that you use.
We all have different medical conditions that may or may not support the use of Daypro or other drugs, so after conducting certain tests and looking at the problem you are facing, the doctor can help you decide whether to continue taking Daypro during breastfeeding or pregnancy or not.
Looking at the risks and benefits the doctor helps you avoid severe side effects.