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by ashesashie
Sun Apr 11, 2010 04:21 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Atenolol anyone? Kinda freaking out..
Replies: 6
Views: 823

Re : Atenolol anyone? Kinda freaking out..

<t>Rosalinda. Thanks for checking in on me, I put an edit on the first post telling more. After that I didn't wind up taking a second dose until Sunday morning because it stayed down for that long (the first dose was Friday night). I only took 50 mg Sunday morning. I will not take more until my bp s...
by ashesashie
Fri Apr 09, 2010 08:56 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Atenolol anyone? Kinda freaking out..
Replies: 6
Views: 823

Re : Atenolol anyone? Kinda freaking out..

<t>I called and asked, the office says the doc does indeed want me on that dose....the only thing I can figure is that I read it can be used to treat angina also..I told the doc about chest pain today so maybe that is the reason for a high dose?? How long does it take for meds to reach their maximum...
by ashesashie
Fri Apr 09, 2010 05:37 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Atenolol anyone? Kinda freaking out..
Replies: 6
Views: 823

Atenolol anyone? Kinda freaking out..

<t>So, as I recently posted, I had my baby boy on March 29th. At my post op check up today my BP was still high (154/96). My doc put me on 100 mg Atenolol twice a day. The pharmacist said this was a high dose. Anyone else put on a dose like this? Should I be concerned about breastfeeding at this dos...
by ashesashie
Thu Apr 08, 2010 08:58 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Update, my baby is here
Replies: 17
Views: 1789

Update, my baby is here

<t>After 13 weeks of bedrest I was induced on March 29th at 37 weeks. They started with pitocin because I was already 3 cm dilated. They broke my water. I managed to avoid mag, as my blood pressure cooperated. The baby's heartrate started to drop with contractions so they started an amniofusion (liq...
by ashesashie
Sun Mar 28, 2010 04:38 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: bp laying down, bp sitting up
Replies: 3
Views: 537

Re : bp laying down, bp sitting up

<t>Your pressures sound just like mine have been for weeks now. I know according to all the smart ladies here generally it will eventually stay at that high number. I have been pretty diligent with staying on my side. I am 37 weeks (being induced tomorrow) and my bp has never stayed up. I hope you h...
by ashesashie
Sat Mar 27, 2010 11:52 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: me again :) update and question :) BP meds
Replies: 19
Views: 2121

Re : me again :) update and question :) BP meds

I wanted to tell you how happy I am for you. I cry everytime I read an update that he is doing better. What an amazing little boy and mommy. Wishing you both nothing but health and happiness.
by ashesashie
Fri Mar 26, 2010 11:53 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: WE HAVE A DATE!!!
Replies: 38
Views: 3150

Re : WE HAVE A DATE!!!

I have been stalking too. :) You have been very close to my due date all along. I am being induced March 29. I hope everything goes wonderful!
by ashesashie
Wed Mar 24, 2010 03:10 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Baby Adam?
Replies: 12
Views: 1218

Baby Adam?

Has anyone heard an update?
by ashesashie
Tue Mar 23, 2010 12:26 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Being Induced
Replies: 17
Views: 2045

Re : Being Induced

Thank you, thank you, thank you all for your stories!!!!
by ashesashie
Mon Mar 22, 2010 10:05 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Being Induced
Replies: 17
Views: 2045

Re : Being Induced

cucocab- thank you for sharing your story! Perhaps there is a trend for epidural speeding up inductions??

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