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Can i take dextromethorphan hbr while pregnant?

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Dr. Douglas Lawson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Not usually: I typically avoid dextromethorphan in pregnancy. Some providers might feel comfortable depending on your gestational age, but I don't. If treating a cough use plain Robitussin (guaifenesin) or guifenisen and cough drops are fine too.

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