Skip to content

    Announcements

    Attention All WebMD Community Members:

    These message boards are closed to posting. Please head on over to our new WebMD Message Boards to check out and participate in the great conversations taking place: https://messageboards.webmd.com/

    Your new WebMD Message Boards are now open!

    Making the move is as easy as 1-2-3.

    1. Head over to this page: https://messageboards.webmd.com/family-pregnancy/f/pregnancy/

    2. Choose the tag from the drop-down menu that clicks most with you (and add it to any posts you create so others can easily find and sort through posts)

    3. Start posting

    Have questions? Email us anytime at [email protected]

    Get answers to your pregnancy questions from our WebMD Pregnancy Experts.
    Asthma and Pregnancy
    avatar
    irok1234 posted:
    When I was around 6 1/2 weeks pregnant I became very ill with a virus. I got to a point where I was having 3 asthma attacks a night, when I haven't had one in years. I have now gotten over the virus, but I am still having breathing difficulties and am having to use my inhailer (abuterol) quite frequently. I asked my OB about steriod use while pregnant and he said if it was temperarily, that would be fine, but if it was prolonged that becomes a serious issue and we will have to put me on Singular. Its been a week and a half that I have been over this cold, I am thinking I eed Singular. Did anyone take Singular while pregnat? I am now 10 1/2 weeks along.


    Spotlight: Member Stories

    Hi!! I am35 yrs old.... a single parent of three...9 girl, 14 boy and almost 17 boy!! Ok here goes......I had unprotected sex on Saturday the 8th of M...More

    Helpful Tips

    Be the first to post a Tip!

    Helpful Resources

    Report Problems With Your Medications to the FDA

    FDAYou are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.