Pregnancy: Ages 18-24 Community
Pregnancy and narcotic withdrawal
About This Community:

A community of expecting mothers (18 to 24 Years Old) offering support through pregnancy and childbirth. Ask a question, join a conversation, share experiences.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

Pregnancy and narcotic withdrawal

My DIL just found out she was pregnant and had been taking Vicodin and Xanax up until now. She has stopped these meds but wants to know what effect, if any, the withdrawal will have on the fetus and what effect the use would have on the fetus.

Thanks in advance
Related Discussions
376739_tn?1317669990
If she stopped as soon as she found out she was pregnant and is still in the early first trimester there is a good chance there won't be any effect on baby. It is continual use, specifically when the placenta has formed (around week 8-10) where the most damage is done. Little one shouldn't have withdrawal effects early on either.

When in doubt ask a medical professional. We are not medical professionals and only offer our opinions and ideas.
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Recent Activity
1998326_tn?1432248947
Blank
dcsteed 36 weeks! So thankful for s... Comment
2 hrs ago
2020005_tn?1417986816
Blank
KTowne commented on KTowne's status
5 hrs ago
514585_tn?1328743613
Blank
Joyce49788 Hello all, miss talking wit... Comment
6 hrs ago
Blank
Weight Tracker
Track your weight throughout your pregnancy
Start Tracking Now
Blank
Pregnancy Tracker
Track your pregnancy
Start Tracking Now
Top Pregnancy Answerers
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
katie_1989
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
saramay2014
benton, KY
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
xojensen_
11587059_tn?1427631863
Blank
shaymich2015
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
faithanduriah
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
Octmommy2015
Pregnancy: Ages 18-24 Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
Marathon Running Done Over Many Yea...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
New Article on Multifocal IOL vs &q...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
748543_tn?1371753642
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
Jan 27 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGDBlank
Top Pregnancy Answerers
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
katie_1989
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
saramay2014
benton, KY
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
xojensen_
11587059_tn?1427631863
Blank
shaymich2015
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
faithanduriah
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
Octmommy2015