This advice is not a substitute for any instructions your doctor has previously given you in the office. This is routine pregnancy advice, in normal low risk pregnancies.

Medications

Abstinence from all medications is preferred during pregnancy, except prenatal vitamins.  However, the following medications may be taken:

  • Colds- Sudafed, Tylenol Cold
  • Cough- Robitussin DM
  • Headache- Tylenol (regular or extra-strength)
  • Diarrhea- Imodium
  • Sleep- Benadryl 25mg at bedtime