Is Robitussin (guaifenesin) gel safe during pregnancy?

Probably. Probably. Read below. http://www.obgynvirginia.com/obgyn_Services/obstetrical/safe-medications-pregnancy.php.

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Is plain Robitussin (guaifenesin) safe during pregnancy?

Yes. Robitussin DM (guaifenesin and dextromethorphan) is generally considered to be safe during pregnancy. Animal studies have not shown a problem; however, no good studies on humans have been done. Best wishes! Read more...

Is it safe to take Robitussin (guaifenesin) with dextromethorphan in it during early pregnancy?

Dextromethorphan. Assigned to pregnancy category c by fda. Animal studies show evidence of teratogenicity. Dm only recommended for use during pregnancy when benefit outweighs risk. But, "…safety of dm in pregnancy : results of a controlled study" (done 2001) concluded :… study fails to show dm use during pregnancy increases rates of major malformations above expected baseline rate of 1% to 3%. Ask ob's opinion. Read more...
Yes! Currently available information fails to identify any specific increase in risk to mother or baby from this agent used during pregnancy. Read more...

What is robitussin (guaifenesin) plain syrup? What should I take during pregnancy.?

Don't use. Robitussin (guaifenesin) contains Guaifenesin which is an expectorant intended to help liquify mucus. It is Pregnancy Category C "Use with caution if benefits outweigh risks. Animal studies show risk and human studies not available or neither animal nor human studies done." There is little evidence that expectorants are really effective. Best advice to avoid all medication if possible, especially 1st trimester. Read more...

24 week pregnancy, can I take Robitussin (guaifenesin) ex cough syrup?

Cough. I usually have my patients take regular Robitussin (guaifenesin) for their cough. Cough drops are perfectly safe as well, especially if your throat is irritated. Read more...

Is it safe to take Mucinex (guaifenesin) during pregnancy?

Formulation. There are different formulations of Mucinex (guaifenesin) -- one which includes Guaifenesin alone (an expectorant); another called Mucinex (guaifenesin) d, which contains Guaifenesin and Pseudoephedrine (decongestant); and Mucinex (guaifenesin) dm, containing Guaifenesin and dextromethorphan, a cough suppressant. Guaifenesin and dextromethorphan are ok to use. Pseudoephedrine should not be taken in first trimester. Read more...
Yes. Mucinex (guaifenesin) is safe in pregnancy. Use only as needed as with any medication. Read more...