Aa
A
A
A
Close
Pregnancy 35 and Older Community
13.8k Members
Avatar universal

Pregnancy Risks

I found out that I am 8 week pregnant on 4/23.  Mixed reaction.  Prior to conception, I had immunization shots (Hep A, Hep B (1 booster only), Typhoid, Polio) - around 2/19.  Traveled to Asia on 3/2.  In March, during the first few weeks abroad, got the cold; took 1-2 pills of Tylenol (Cold & Allergy) & Nyquil.  Took 1/2 pill of Ambien one night.  Had a chest X-ray on 3/11 (immigration purpose).  Was drinking 1-2 small glasses of beer or wine daily for about 2 weeks in early March.  

Am worried about my first pregnancy and would appreciate medical information on risks to the embryo development.  Am considering options in a foreign land.
2 Responses
304653 tn?1217004902
being so early in pregnancy... you should be fine. what options are you concidering? the first atleast two months of prego are concidered the grace period. please take care of yourslef from here on out...and congradulations...
377493 tn?1356505749
Same advice here, that early on its pretty tough to cause any problems.  But tell your Dr. about it at your next app. and I am sure he/she will say the same thing.  Congratulations to you.
Have an Answer?
Didn't find the answer you were looking for?
Ask a question
Popular Resources
Get information and tips on how to help you choose the right place to deliver your baby.
Get the facts on how twins and multiples are formed and your chance of carrying more than one baby at a time.
Learn about the risks and benefits of circumcision.
What to expect during the first hours after delivery.
Learn about early screening and test options for your pregnancy.
Learn about testing and treatment for GBS bacterium.