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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

Dr. Arthur Balin
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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...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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Is it safe to take medications while pregnant?

Is it safe to take medications while pregnant?

Depends: It depends on the medication. Discuss the medication with your OB and decide if the benefits out weigh any risks. ...Read more

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Which medications are safe to take during pregnancy?

Many are...: .. And many aren't. The list is too long and to complex for this forum. Consult with your obgyn for specifics. ...Read more

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Which pain medications are safe to take during pregnancy?

Which pain medications are safe to take during pregnancy?

Limited options : Nothing is 100% safe in pregnancy. Doctors usually recommend Tylenol (acetaminophen) as directed on the bottle. Most will tell you to avoid NSAIDs (ibuprofen, Aleve, Advil). It's best to try to figure out the cause of the pain and see if there are other options (like heat for muscle soreness, etc.). ...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