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A 30-year-old female asked:

Can you take metamucil while pregnant?

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Dr. Anna Lerner Angeles
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Yes: You can good luck.
Dr. Earl Smith
Dr. Earl Smith commented
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 11 years experience
Progesterone, the pregnancy hormone, slows down the gut. As a result, a lot of pregnant women are prone to constipation. Metamucil will give you a nice big soft stool but doesn't help it move south. Try sennakot as needed.
Jul 27, 2013

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