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A 35-year-old member asked:

Is senokot (senna) laxatives safe during pregnancy?

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Dr. Alan Patterson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 44 years experience
Yes: But any meds you may want to take , you should ask your OB as your OB may want you to use something else.
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