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.
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.
Within all the people who go to their doctor with pain during pregnancy, 84% report having sharp abdominal pain, 65% report having spotting or bleeding during pregnancy, and 53% report having lower abdominal pain.
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 .
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 .
|Rho(D) Immune Globulin (Rhogam)||$166|
|Rubella Virus Vaccine|
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.