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Is it alright to take delsym (dextromethorphan) while pregnant at 14 weeks.?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Yes: Over the counter cough medications like delsym (dextromethorphan) or similar products are safe to take in pregnancy.

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A 32-year-old member asked:

Is it possible for me to take delsym (dextromethorphan) when pregnant?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 57 years experience
No it is category C: No it is not a good idea as it falls in category c.It means that it has not been tested in pregnant women but in animal studies it caused harm to the fetus in animals.

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