Foods and Drinks to Avoid During Early Pregnancy

Pregnant woman


Pineapple Juice is commonly used at the time of delivery to make the process fast & easy. If you consume this during first 3 months of the pregnancy, it may cause miscarriage. Pineapple contains Bromelain with the effect of softening the uterine & causing contractions. This can lead to miscarriage. Avoid Pineapple during pregnancy as much as possible, as this is one of the Miscarriage causing Food.


Specially Green Papaya, as it is mainly used as an ingredient to make dishes. Is causes uterine contraction & leads to abortion.  Green Papaya contains lots of enzymes & pus. They can make uterus have spasm & as a result, abortion. NOTE :  Green papaya contains Prostaglandin and oxytocin that are necessary for the body to start for time when babies are born, so if you eat green papaya , you can have miscarriage when it isn't time for giving birth.


Potatoes when sproute contains various toxins, harmful to the  health of mother & fetus. There is Solanin in potato with sprout which cause the harm for the fetal growth.


Wild Apple found to have  sour, bitter & sweet taste.  It can work to excite the uterus & promote uterine contractions.


Both are sweet & Hot In nature. It leads to bleeding & abortion.


Hot in nature. So avoid in first two trimester . But recommended those Black Sesame seeds in the last week of pregnancy for an easier & less painful Childbirth.


Aloe vera can lead to pelvic hemorrhage & then lead to miscarriage.


Liver contains high amount of Vitamin A & Cholesterol. Consumption of these excessive Vitamin can adversely affect the fetus & cause abortion.


Leaves & Flowers contain excessive amount of Vitamin C, Calcium, Iron, Potassium etc. It contains Alpha-Sitosterol, with estrogen like structure cause pregnancy prevention. The contents of the drumstick tree leaves cause uterine muscle smooth & leading to miscarriage.


Raw eggs or any foods that contains  raw eggs should be avoided because of the potential  exposure of salmonella.


Imported cheese may contain Listeria.


Crabs can cause the uterus to shrink, which leads to genital bleeding, eventually miscarriage.Besides , it is high in cholesterol, so pregnancy with high B.P. should avoid crabs.


Barley can stimulate uterus smooth muscles.


Caffeine is absorbed very quickly & passes easily into the placenta & fetus. Unborn babies & placenta do not have the main enzyme needed to metabolize caffeine, high levels can build up. High caffeine intake during pregnancy has been shown to restrict fetal growth & increase the risk of low birth weight at delivery.
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