Protect Your Pregnancy
This information is provided to keep you and your unborn safe, happy, and healthy.
The following are safe to use during pregnancy and breastfeeding except where specified.
• As a rule, avoid taking any medication in pregnancy unless absolutely necessary. •
Please read all labels and follow instructions.
If you receive medication from another physician, please call our office before taking medication.
AFTER the first 14 weeks of pregnancy, you may also take the following cold mediations containing antihistamines.
These should NOT be taken while breastfeeding:
- Maximum Strength Dristan
- Tylenol Sinus
- Tylenol Cold
- Sudafed (regular strength)
Be sure to increase fluid intake and get rest.
- Robitussin DM
- Triaminic Expectorant
Increase fluids and rest.
Avoid temperatures of 102º or greater.
Gargle with salt water three times a day.