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Should I be concerned if I accidently ate expired food in the first trimester?

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Dr. Patrick Weix
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Yes

Well, yes and no.
Obviously, we recommend avoiding eating anything expired due to the risk of contamination, but if you ate this more than two days ago and did not get sick then, your risk of food poisoning is almost zero now. Specific foods may have other risks.

In brief: Yes

Well, yes and no.
Obviously, we recommend avoiding eating anything expired due to the risk of contamination, but if you ate this more than two days ago and did not get sick then, your risk of food poisoning is almost zero now. Specific foods may have other risks.
Dr. Patrick Weix
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Dr. Connie Topliff
Family Medicine

In brief: Biggest risk was to

You, most likely with stomach upset.
If you're ok now, then your baby should be as well. As always, please check with your doctor if you have concerns.

In brief: Biggest risk was to

You, most likely with stomach upset.
If you're ok now, then your baby should be as well. As always, please check with your doctor if you have concerns.
Dr. Connie Topliff
Dr. Connie Topliff
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