A 29-year-old male asked:
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is it ok to use a icy hot patch if your pregnant?

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Dr. Lisa Davidson
23 years experience Family Medicine
Yes and No: Talk to your doctor about using it in the first 6 months of pregnancy. However, it is not recommended for use in the last 3 months due to potential harm to the unborn baby or interference with normal delivery.
Answered on Jan 6, 2013
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Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
27 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: There would not be any problem.
Answered on Feb 14, 2016
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Yes: Icy/hot is a topical preparation and may help with sore muscles and back associated with pregnancy.
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Yes: This product is safe for use

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