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A 24-year-old female asked:

I'm pregnant can i take a cough drop for my cold?

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Dr. Michael Dansie
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Depends: There are some medications that you shouldn't take, like decongestants, if you are pregnant. A good cough medicine is plain old honey. It will coat the throat, is safe to use often, and tastes better.

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