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Is it safe to take cough remedies containing phenylephrine while pregnant?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics

In brief: Safe in pregnancy ?

This medication is considered relatively safe in pregnancy (category c).
This level means some animal studies suggest fetal risk but no human studies have to date.

In brief: Safe in pregnancy ?

This medication is considered relatively safe in pregnancy (category c).
This level means some animal studies suggest fetal risk but no human studies have to date.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Yes

You need to take only the recommended dose.
Do not take any over the counter remedies that contain Aspirin or Ibuprofen or medications like them while pregnant.

In brief: Yes

You need to take only the recommended dose.
Do not take any over the counter remedies that contain Aspirin or Ibuprofen or medications like them while pregnant.
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
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