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Itchy

According to the prego apps im 2 weeks. Is itchy breast and nipples an early sign of pregnancy? This has been goin on for a couple weeks now.
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Hi!
If you were my patient, I would advise you that sore nipples are definitely part of pregnancy.  Itchy nipples are more likely to be caused by candida/yeast.  I would suggest getting some Nystatin topical ointment--it can be purchased at any drug store--and applying to the nipples for several days.  Alterantively, you could request a prescription from you doctor for Diflucan which would also help.
Be sure to discuss with your provider at your  first ob visit!
Good luck!
Dr B
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Have you taken a test? Two weeks is pretty early to know.
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No I haven't I thought it was too early to test but I did ask a nurse and she said I might be. So I'll just wait awhile
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I had itchy breast in 2 weeks i am now 3 weeks and 4 days...pregnant for sure
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I had itchy breast in 2 weeks i am now 3 weeks and 4 days...pregnant for sure
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Welk I looked up this Candida and I dont have any of those symptoms so im canceling that out. I will know if im prego if aunt flo doesn't show. She's always onn time or a lil early.
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I started having cramps and stomach pains and mood swings as soon as i conceived. So u found out when i was 2 weeks
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Hi I had really itchy nipples early on for every pregnancy. ( I've been pregnant 6 times now). This was usually the first sign for me.
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