Condition Approved DO NOT USE
Allergies Claritin, Benadryl, Chlortrimeton
Artificial Sweeteners (limit quantity) Nutrasweet, Splenda Sweet & Low, Saccharine
Constipation Colace, FiberCon, Metamucil, Citrucel, Milk of Magnesia
Cough/Colds Tylenol Sinus Nyquil/Dayquil
Heartburn/Indigestion Mylanta, TUMS, Pepcid, Maalox, Gaviscon Pepto-Bismol
Hemorrhoids Preparation H, Anusol HC
Nasal Congestion Saline Nasal Spray (Ocean Mist), Claritin, Robitussin
Pain/Fever/Headache Tylenol (regular & extra strength) Aspirin, Advil, Ibuprofen, Motrin, Advil, Aleve
Rash/Itching Benadryl, Benadryl Lotion, Hydrocortisone cream 1%
Sleep Aid Benadryl, Tylenol PM
Sore Throat Cepacol, Chloraseptic Spray
Yeast Infection Monistat 7, Lotrisone-7

*In general, try to avoid taking any medication in the first 12 weeks of pregnancy. However, if you do need to take something, the medications listed above are considered safe in pregnancy. If your symptoms persist after treatment, please call our office.