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A 25-year-old female asked:

is tylenol (acetaminophen) pm safe to take during pregnancy? i have insomnia and i have been on ambien but i want to take something that safe as i had 3 miscarriages

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Dr. Donald Jacobson
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Ambien (zolpidem) category C: Ambien (zolpidem) should not be used. Other options should be discussed with your physician.
Dr. Krishna Kumar
Psychiatry 55 years experience
See Obstetician: Learn stress management causing sleep problem it is advisable not to take sleep medications during pregnancy take natural remedies. See your obstetrician to discuss stress management tylenol (acetaminophen) pm if needed should be under his/her supervision.
Dr. Robert Isaacs
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Three miscarriages: The tylenol (acetaminophen) pm aside, I do have some concern about your three previous miscarriages. That is an unusual number and an underlying reason may be present. Have you discussed this with your obstetrician?

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