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Is theraflu safe to take while pregnant?

Is theraflu safe to take while pregnant?

Yes unless high BP: Theraflu and other similar cold medicines are safe in pregnancy. Avoid sudafed or the products that contain Pseudoephedrine if you have high blood pressure. Use the sugar free versions if you have gestational diabetes. ...Read more

Dr. John Landi
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Can take terraflu while iam pregnant?

Can take terraflu while iam pregnant?

Most likely: You should always ask your own doctor, but the ingredients in theraflu are generally safe during pregnancy. ...Read more

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I am 6 months of pregnancy and I got a cold, is it ok to take terraflu for the cold?

I am 6 months of pregnancy and I got a cold, is it ok to take terraflu for the cold?

Need to talk to OB!: Good evening,
cold will get better within seven days with or without any medication. If you are suffering from fever, it should be ok to take fever medications such as tylenol (acetaminophen) or advil. Any medication at this stage of pregnancy is best avoided if possible. Give it sometime, it will be fine. Always talk to your obstetrician before you take any medication if you must. Have a great day. ...Read more

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Is thermaflu ok for a sore throat during pregnancy?

Is thermaflu ok for a sore throat during pregnancy?

No: Theraflu has a combination of medications on it. One of them, pseuephedrine, may lower the blood supply to the fetus.
It's better just to take plain tylenol (acetaminophen) or tylenol (acetaminophen) cold if you have runny nose. ...Read more

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Are goodie powders safe to take while pregnant?

Goody Powders: Goody's extra-strength headache powders is not recommended during pregnancy. It contains acetaminophen, Aspirin & caffeine. Aspirin is fda pregnancy category c. It is fda pregnancy category d in the third trimester if taken as a full dose. It is recommended that caffeine use be low or that it be avoided during pregnancy. ...Read more

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Is Unisom safe to take while pregnant?

Is Unisom safe to take while pregnant?

Yes: Yes it is. The formulation with doxylamine may also help with morning sickness. ...Read more

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Is penicillin safe to take while pregnant?

Is penicillin safe to take while pregnant?

Meds in pregnancy: You should ask you OB about any medication use in pregnancy. Depending on your trimester some meds ar okay and some are not. Usually penicilllin is considered safe. ...Read more

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Is trim maxx tea safe to take while pregnant?

Is trim maxx tea safe to take while pregnant?

NOT!: Please avoid this product during pregnancy - each capsule contains 10mg of ephedra. ...Read more

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Are aminoglycosides safe to take while pregnant?

Are aminoglycosides safe to take while pregnant?

Probably: Mothers treated with amino glycosides are usually very sick. In retrospective studies there were too few fetal problems to determine if it eas the drug or other cause. ...Read more

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What anti depressants are safe to take while pregnant?

Antidepressant-preg.: While no antidepressant is fda approved while pregnant I have used them after the first trimester when benefits have outweighed the risks with no fetal consequences. You need to have this conversation with the professional who is currently prescribing your antidepressant medication inorder to make an informed decision as to what course you should take. ...Read more

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Is nitrofuran monohyd macro safe to take while pregnant?

Commonly used: Nitrofurantoin, or macrobid, is commonly prescribed in pregnancy. It is most typically used to treat urinary tract infections. Available data suggests that it is safe to use in pregnancy. ...Read more

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Are there any anxiety medications that are safe to take while pregnant?

Are there any anxiety medications that are safe to take while pregnant?

I am not giving you: Answer to your question. I wanted to bring up a different option. I have treated a number of pregnant women who have anxiety with weekly acupuncture sessions. It usually tides them over until the next session. It is safe, efficacious and does not cause drug interactions. Take care. ...Read more

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What kind of cold medicine is safe to take while pregnant?! I am currently about 6 weeks right now.

What kind of cold medicine is safe to take while pregnant?! I am currently about 6 weeks right now.

None, pg or not.: OTC cough and cold medications have no good data to support their efficacy and have been shown, time and time again, to cause side effects that aggravate or worsen the cold. Menthol cough drops or a Vicks nasal inhaler to help you blow your nose, Chloraseptic or Cepastat for pain or tickle from post nasal drip, fluids, steam: not harmful supportive measures. See http://tinyurl. Com/osmaxzo ...Read more

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Is biotin safe to take while pregnant? If so, what is the max daily dose? I would like to take 2500 mcg/day.

Is biotin safe to take while pregnant? If so, what is the max daily dose? I would like to take 2500 mcg/day.

Safe but not needed: Biotin is safe but it is not needed for person taking a mixed diet. If you are pregnant, you should be under the care of a doctor for the sake of your and your baby's health. ...Read more

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Is dulcoease safe to take while pregnant? I've heard yes and I've heard no. I've had no health problems in the past and this is my 1st pregnancy.

Is dulcoease safe to take while pregnant? I've heard yes and I've heard no. I've had no health problems in the past and this is my 1st pregnancy.

Yes: I am assuming that the dulcoease that you are referring to has a generic name of docusate sodium and is labeled as a stool softener. If the package states stimulant or biscodyl, then I would not recommend it during pregnancy.St. ...Read more

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Is tisane de durbon safe to take while pregnant im trying to get pregnant and just would like to know if I do get pregnant will it be safe to take it?

Is tisane de durbon safe to take while pregnant im trying to get pregnant and just would like to know if I do get pregnant will it be safe to take it?

Nope.: All non-fda approved dietary supplements carry unknown risks for the unborn fetus/embryo and their use should be avoided throughout pregnancy and lactation! Tisane de durbon in particular has alcohol content that is unsafe during pregnancy and lactation. Do not take it! ...Read more

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Is keflex safe to take while pregnant?

Is keflex safe to take while pregnant?

Yes: It is a cephalosporin which is safe if not allergic to it. ...Read more

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Is Prilosec safe to take while pregnant?

Is Prilosec safe to take while pregnant?

Yes: It's safe. Just take it at the recommended dosage. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Are quinolones safe to take while pregnant?

Are quinolones safe to take while pregnant?

Benefit vs Risk: Quinolone antibiotics are a category "c" when it comes to safety during pregnancy. This basically means that there are no conclusive studies to show that it is safe or harmful during pregnancy. Best to err on the side of safety and have your doctor consider alternatives, if any are available for your particular clinical situation. ...Read more

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Is cephalosporin safe to take while pregnant?

Is cephalosporin safe to take while pregnant?

Yes: Cephalosporins are generally considered safe to take during pregnancy but check with your obstetrition. ...Read more

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Is ampicillin safe to take while pregnant?

Yes: Penicillin and cephalosporin antibiotics are generally considered safe to take while pregnant. ...Read more

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Is 7 keto safe to take while pregnant?

Is 7 keto safe to take while pregnant?

Avoid: This is an over the counter herbal supplement for body building. This is not something one wants to take while pregnant ...Read more

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How can I verify a medicine is safe to take while pregnant?

Www. Rxlist. Com: There is a good chance to find information of a drug's affect on pregnancy can be found at www. Rxlist. Com. ...Read more

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I wanted to know is baclofen safe to take while pregnant?

I wanted to know is baclofen safe to take while pregnant?

Not Really: Little information is available about the potential risks of using baclofen when pregnant. Pregnancy Category C is given to medicines that have not been studied in pregnant humans but that do appear to cause harm to the fetus in animal studies. Also, medicines that have not been studied in any pregnant women or animals are automatically given a pregnancy Category C rating. ...Read more

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Is advocare catalyst ingredients safe to take while pregnant?

Is advocare catalyst ingredients safe to take while pregnant?

NO, would not: Take them while pregnant unless OB says safe to take. (I don't think they are) ...Read more

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I just found out I'm pregnant buta have a lot of back pain. What. Is safe to take while pregnant?

I just found out I'm pregnant buta have a lot of back pain. What. Is safe to take while pregnant?

Nothing is safest: Most people would recommend only tylenol (acetaminophen) as "safe, " but others would say to avoid any chemicals/meds while pregnant.

Physical therapy/exercise can help, while pregnant and after. Can also use topical heat/cold. ...Read more

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Which antidepressants are safe to take while pregnant?

Which antidepressants are safe to take while pregnant?

None totally safe: All antidepressants are class c; meaning certain risks exist. However, when potential benefits outweigh risks, sertraline, bupropion and other agents are often cautiously used. Ect has been advocated; but for sure, the safest method is psychotherapy (as only treatment, or in combination). Ask your dr, best wishes! ...Read more

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Is it safe to take vis it safe to take while pregnant or breastfeeding?

Is it safe to take vis it safe to take while pregnant or breastfeeding?

Yes: If you are asking whether or not you can take vitamins while pregnant or breastfeeding then the answer is yes. It is recommended that pregnant women take a multivitamin while pregnant for the Folic Acid and iron. Any adult multivitamin or two flintstones a day is more than sufficient. You should not take more than the recommended dose however. You can develop toxicities if you take too much. ...Read more