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A 30-year-old female asked:

6 weeks preg & have flu. tried everything for symptoms: panado, eucalyptus oil in a steamer for sinusitis etc, can i take sudafed in small doses?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Safe: Tamiflu (oseltamivir) should be prescribed to pregnant women who have the flu. The suppressed immune system in pregnancy make pregnant women highly vulnerable to this virus. Treatment is warranted.

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Last updated Feb 24, 2018

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