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Is it okay to drink Ensure during pregnancy?

My sister is almost 34 weeks and the baby is measuring only 28 weeks. I suggested that she should drink the Ensure shakes. Is it safe? She is going to call her doctor on Monday to see if it was okay, but I just wanted to get your thoughts.

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JenaElliott

Asked by JenaElliott at 3:02 PM on Jun. 6, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • i was going to drink them but they are expensive i dont see why they wouldnt be it's just vitimins and all that good stuff
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:15 PM on Jun. 6, 2009

  • It's fine. Wal-Mart sells a generic brand.
    ajguinn

    Answer by ajguinn at 3:17 PM on Jun. 6, 2009

  • I drank Ensures when I was pregnant. I wasn't gaining enough weight during my pregnancy and that helped me gain a little extra.
    officerjoeys

    Answer by officerjoeys at 3:41 PM on Jun. 6, 2009

  • Yes, I drink them fairly often. I get really hungry around bed time, but if I get I feel sick in the morning. So drinking them fixes that.
    abbynzachsmommy

    Answer by abbynzachsmommy at 3:45 PM on Jun. 6, 2009

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