Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

Can you not drink tap water when you are pregnant??

This is new to me, never heard that when I was pregnant! What can happen if you drink tap water? And don't you need the flouride in tap water that is not in bottled?

Answer Question

Asked by Anonymous at 7:11 PM on May. 25, 2009 in Pregnancy

Answers (3)
  • Problem is bottled water only has to be as clean as tap water. Maybe invest in a water filter. I have always had tap while pregnant though.

    Answer by ColleenF30 at 7:33 PM on May. 25, 2009

  • most bottled water is just tap water....

    Answer by r_elizabeth2290 at 7:39 PM on May. 25, 2009

  • i always drank tap water with both my pregnancies I asked the dr if it was ok. He asked me which water did we have well or city and i told him well water, he said it was fine I didn't think to ask him what was wrong with drinking city water out of the tap.

    Answer by pandora09 at 8:35 PM on May. 25, 2009

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.

Next question in Pregnancy
Little bit of blood

Next question overall (Just for Fun)
Who's up for funny pix?

close Cafemom Join now to connect to other members! Connect with Facebook or Sign Up Using Email

Already Joined? LOG IN