Medical Questions > Pregnancy Forum > Pregnancy Q and A Forum

Pneumonia while pregnant

Must Read
What is pneumonia? Learn basic facts about pneumonia here, plus how doctors define the different types of pneumonia that people can get....
Some people are more at risk of getting pneumonia than others. Are you one of them? Learn more about how you get pneumonia and who is at risk here....
Chest pain is typical during cases of pneumonia. But what other signs and symptoms should you look for? Know when to seek medical help by starting here....
so i had pneumonia for the last 3 weeks..i just found out i was pregnant yesterday..i was on a bunch of medicines that clearly state do nt take if pregnant..i was on prednisone..and a steroid inhaler for breathing..doxycyclne (antibiotic)... mucinex and sudafed..i am a young mom only 21..but i do not want to abort..i dont feel its right for me..i am just VERY nervous that my baby will not be healthy if i keep it..another thing is i have been losing weight unintentionally...i lost 10 lbs last week without trying..and bc i found out i was pregnant yesterday i seriosuly ate alot of healthyish food i had ham sweet potatoes biscuits jello..like full on meal for dinner...i lost another 2 lbs...im scared..i have also been getting very painful pains in my lower stomache..sometimes sharp sometimes achy..for the last 48 hrs.. and when i woke up this morning a bunch of watery very watery discharge fell out when i stood up... i am just very scared for my babys health and i still have pneumonia but i stopped taking the medicines.. any advice would be great.. i need to ease my mind
Did you find this post helpful?
|