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Can a pregnant woman drink green or chamomile tea?

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Dr. Marvin Ott
Emergency Medicine
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In brief: Yes

Both are safe. Brew the green tea for less than three minutes to minimize the caffeine content.
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In brief: Yes

Both are safe. Brew the green tea for less than three minutes to minimize the caffeine content.
Hope this helps!
Dr. Marvin Ott
Dr. Marvin Ott
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry

In brief: Pregnancy & teas

It is recommended that you not drink nettle leaf, fennel, sassafras, rosemary (in large amounts), hibiscus, ephedra, licorice root, raspberry leaf, oregano, cinnamon, anise, senna or sage tea.
Chamomile should not be used in large quantities (like extract) Encourage you to limit caffeine intake -so if you drink white, red, yellow or green tea- try to make it decaffeinated. Ginger, lime, barley, >

In brief: Pregnancy & teas

It is recommended that you not drink nettle leaf, fennel, sassafras, rosemary (in large amounts), hibiscus, ephedra, licorice root, raspberry leaf, oregano, cinnamon, anise, senna or sage tea.
Chamomile should not be used in large quantities (like extract) Encourage you to limit caffeine intake -so if you drink white, red, yellow or green tea- try to make it decaffeinated. Ginger, lime, barley, >
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
peppermint and thyme tea are safe during pregnancy.
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