Pain during pregnancy

Also known as Abdominal Pain In Pregnancy

Pain during pregnancy is encountered rarely on Symcat. We will add more content to this page if enough people like you show interest.

What causes it?

The most common causes of pain during pregnancy are pregnancy, threatened pregnancy, and urinary tract infection. Other possible causes, such as hyperemesis gravidarum, are more rare.


What might my doctor prescribe?

Common Tests and Procedures

Patients with pain during pregnancy often receive urinalysis, hematologic tests, complete blood count, radiographic imaging procedure, glucose measurement, kidney function tests, electrolytes panel and standard pregnancy test .

Common Medications

The most commonly prescribed drugs for patients with pain during pregnancy include nitrofurantoin, terbutaline, oxytocin, multivitamin, prenatal, ampicillin, benzocaine topical, methylergonovine (methergine), methyldopa, rho(d) immune globulin (rhogam), rubella virus vaccine, cefoxitin, carmustine and dibucaine topical .

Who is at risk?

Groups of people at highest risk for pain during pregnancy include race/ethnicity = hispanic, sex == female, race/ethnicity = black and age 15-29 years. On the other hand, age 75+ years, sex == male, age 60-74 years, age 5-14 years, age 1-4 years, age 45-59 years, and age < 1 years almost never get pain during pregnancy.

Age

< 1 years
0.0x
1-4 years
0.0x
5-14 years
0.0x
15-29 years
3.9x
30-44 years
1.3x
45-59 years
0.0x
60-74 years
0.0x
75+ years
0.0x

Sex

Male
0.0x
Female
1.7x

Race/Ethnicity

Black
1.6x
Hispanic
1.8x
White
0.6x
Other
1.4x
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