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Approved Medications During Pregnancy

Iron supplements for anemia

Regular or extra strength Tylenol or acetominophen for pain, fever, flu or headaches

Bran, extra water, fruits and vegetables, Citrucel, Metamucil or Docusate Sodium, 100 mg. for constipation

Tylenol Cold/Sinus, Chlor-Trimeton 4 mg., Benadryl 25 mg., Claritin 10 mg., Sudafed, Actifed, Vicks VapoRub, Robitussin, cough drops without zinc or Echinacea and Saline Nasal Spray for a common cold, sore throat or cough (after 1st trimester)

Monistat and Gyne-Lotrimin 3 or 7-day treatment for a yeast infection (after 1st trimester)

Imodium (if after the 1st trimester) for diarrhea

Simethicone (if after the 1st trimester) for gas pain

Erythromycin, Penicillin, Cephalosporin or Macrodantin antibiotics by prescription only

Calcium supplements (not dolomite calcium or oyster shell)

Prenatal vitamins

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When you contact our office, please let us know if you are in labor so we can give priority handling to your call. After hours, you will reach a recording that asks you to call 482-2229 to reach the physician on call.