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A 37-year-old member asked:

Could pregnant women drink shave grass tea?

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Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Better not: Shavegrass or horsetail contains nicotine, which is the main reason, why it is discouraged to be ingested during pregnancy.

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A 20-year-old female asked:

Is it ok for pregnant women to drink tea?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Tracy Lovell
Rheumatology 21 years experience
Check with your ob: Some herbal teas are not safe during pregnancy. Also caffeine consumption has to be limited during pregnancy. Check with your OB to see what you can have and what amounts during your pregnancy.
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A 28-year-old female asked:

Can pregnant women drink any type of tea?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Hirenkumar Italia
Urgent Care 14 years experience
Tea: Limited amount should not be a problem.
A 44-year-old member asked:

Can pregnant women drink milk tea or not?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Ues in moderation: Due to caffeine.

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