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A 39-year-old member asked:

Is drinking one or two cups of coffee going to harm the baby during my pregnancy?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Marlon White
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
No. : There is no evidence that a small amount of caffeine is harmful. Try to avoid during first trimester as there was a study suggesting excess caffeine in early pregnancy may increase the risk of miscarriage.
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