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I am 7 weeks pregnant & I was wondering if it is safe to eat 12 oz. Of shrimp once a week.?
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Dr. Steven Machtinger
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: Allergic to shrimp?
If you are not allergic to crustaceans (shrimp, prawn, crab, lobster, crayfish) you may eat shrimp throughout gestation and lactation.
In fact, its recommended. We already decided, however, to stay away from cocktail sauce.

In brief: Allergic to shrimp?
If you are not allergic to crustaceans (shrimp, prawn, crab, lobster, crayfish) you may eat shrimp throughout gestation and lactation.
In fact, its recommended. We already decided, however, to stay away from cocktail sauce.
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