Condition Safe Medications to Take During Pregnancy*
Allergy Benadryl
Chlor-Trimeton
Claritin
Cold
and Flu
Tylenol (acetaminophen) or Tylenol Cold
Warm salt/water gargle
Saline nasal drops or spray
Emergen-C
Robitussin DM
Vicks Cough Syrup
Halls
Constipation Metamucil
Citrucil
Fiberall/Fibercon
Colace
Senekot
Milk of Magnesia
Diarrhea For 24 hours, only after 12 weeks of pregnancy:
Kaopectate
Immodium
First Aid Ointment Bacitracin
Neosporin
Headache Tylenol (acetaminophen)
Heartburn Maalox
Mylanta
Tums
Hemorrhoids Preparation H
Anusol
Tucks
Witch hazel
Nausea
and

Vomiting
Citrus fruits (oranges, papaya, etc.)

Ginger

Vitamin B6 25mg tablet 2-3 times a day
Acupressure P6 bands/Sea Bands

Unisom 12.5mg (half a tab) 2-3 times a day

Rashes Oatmeal bath (Aveeno)
Caladryl lotion or cream

Hydrocortisone cream or ointment
Benadryl cream

Yeast
Infection
Monistat or Terazol
Do not insert applicator too far
*Please Note: No drug can be considered 100% safe to use during pregnancy.

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