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cough during ninth month of pregnancy

A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience Internal Medicine
The safety: Of this drug during pregnancy has not been established. Talk to your pharmacist or doctor about available safe drugs. There are actually studies in ch ... Read More

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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Not Recommended: Sancos cough syrup contains pholcodine, psudoephedrine, chlorphiniramine and menthol i will not recommend it but if you have to take it for short peri ... Read More
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Mgt: A major brand over the counter should be fine. The cause of your cough though can be assessed by your physician.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not normal: Normal implies that most pregnant women suffer from cough which clearly is not true. Pregnant women should not have a cough just like everyone else. Y ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Phillip Shubert
35 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Depends: Coughing associated with uncomplicated upper respiratory infection can be treated with Codeine based cough suppressants. If however, it becomes a pro ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Ellen Altenburg
30 years experience Pediatrics
Category C: It is a category C drug for pregnancy. I wouldn't recommend using it unless your physician tell you to take it.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin thomas Abraham
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Safe Except 1st Trim: Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide is the major component of Dilinct. It has been in the market for many years, with no big studies showing any danger in g ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sunil Mehra
43 years experience Pulmonology
Needs more history: 4 weeks of cough without getting worse could be bronchitis, asthma reflux or post nasal drip.Please discuss this with your doc.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louise Andrew
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Don't worry: One cough drop is not going to hurt your baby. However, give them away to someone who is not pregnant and try some hot honey and lemonade tea instead ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Broncholyte: Most over-the-counter cough syrups have different ingredients. You should check with your gynecologist regarding safety of taking this medication duri ... Read More

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