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Is using bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate) sodium in cooking harmful for pregnants?

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Dr. Jane Van Dis
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: No

No, you can safely cook with bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate) sodium (baking soda) while pregnant.
Most commonly this is used as a leavening agent in baking, but some people might throw some into their spagetti sauce to make it less acidic. Best of luck with what you are preparing!

In brief: No

No, you can safely cook with bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate) sodium (baking soda) while pregnant.
Most commonly this is used as a leavening agent in baking, but some people might throw some into their spagetti sauce to make it less acidic. Best of luck with what you are preparing!
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