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what medcations can i take?

I have a horrible cold and i am 36 weeks pregnant. Is there anything that i can take? I feel horrible and i have 3 other kids i have to take care of during the day.

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proudmama930

Asked by proudmama930 at 1:44 AM on Sep. 29, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • Try a humidifier, saline rinse (salt water), a warm shower to clear out your lungs. Unfortunately, there isn't much you can do. However, the cocktail that my doctor recommended when I got knocked over with a cold (cough and congestion) is Sudafed (the regular, not extended or extra strength or anything) and Tylenol. You can also use regular Robitussin (again, not extended release or extra strength or anything), too. This got me through the days, and got me to sleep. Hang in there!
    musicpisces

    Answer by musicpisces at 1:53 AM on Sep. 29, 2009

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