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A 25-year-old female asked:

Is a cinnamon supplement safe during pregnancy ?

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Dr. Gaston Moran Celayes
Dr. Gaston Moran Celayesanswered
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Yes: It's just a spice but in a capsule. It is thought that it maintains the blood sugar levels stable and it avoids the craving for sugary products. Not harmful but watch out! supplements are not strongly regulated by the fda and they can have substances not disclosed in package.
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