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Fasting during pregnancy

I'm 8 weeks pregnant, just wanted to know whether I can fast during Ramadan...I often feel hungry and tired...
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Dr. Vijyaben Patel
36 yrs. of exp | Ahmedabad | Gynecologist

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Hi, as in early pregnancy nausea, vomiting and hyperacidity are at its height and body is trying to get adjusted to changes created by process of pregnancy, not recommended to fast. Fasting also may lead to hypoglycemia.
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Dr. Disha Sridhar
13 yrs. of exp | Bangalore | Gynecologist/Obstetrician
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I would not suggest fasting during pregnancy
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