A 38-year-old member asked:
What otc medications or remedies are safe to use for a runny nose during pregnancy?
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Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Antihistamines: Otc antihistamines such as Benadryl (diphenhydramine) as well as longer acting nondrowsy formulations such as Claritin have been standard recommendations for years. However if you want to avoid medicines cleaning out the nasal passages with a neti pot or saline spray is also helpful and flushes out allergens such as pollen as well.
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