Questions to Ask Your Doctor
1st Trimester Questions
- What number should I call with questions/concerns about my pregnancy?
- What number can I call after hours, and how quickly should I expect a response?
- What symptoms signify an emergency and what should I do?
- What prenatal tests will I undergo?
- What prenatal vitamin should I take?
- What medications can I take during my pregnancy?
- How many appointments will I have during my pregnancy and what can I expect at each of them?
- What can I do if I experience discomfort during my pregnancy?
2nd Trimester Questions
- What changes can I expect in my body?
- How much weight should I gain during my pregnancy?
- Should I receive a flu shot?
3rd Trimester Questions
- Are there any activities I should avoid or do more of?
- Is my weight on target?
- What should I do if I experience Braxton-Hicks contractions (false labor)?
- When should I go to the hospital?