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Help! I just ate uncooked cake batter! Please tell me I will be ok

I am 18 weeks along. I wasn't even thinking...I just licked a small dripping of cake batter that was on my finger! It wasn't a lot just a tiny bit but then I thought o crap! That has eggs in it the same as eating uncooked cookie dough??? I am freaking out!

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Asked by Anonymous at 2:25 PM on Nov. 16, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • Relax. One lick isn't like eating a whole round of brie. **grin**

    (In any event, you cannot undo what's been done. Drink some water and calm yourself down.)

    Answer by gdiamante at 2:26 PM on Nov. 16, 2009

  • you will be ok. well at least there is a 99.999999% chance you will be ok. i have even read a recommendation before for pregnant women to eat raw eggs. i would not recommend that! lol but you will be just fine. :)

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:27 PM on Nov. 16, 2009

  • Are you kidding? It's fine - yumm!!!

    Answer by mompam at 2:28 PM on Nov. 16, 2009

  • its okay dont worry i did that too when i was pregnant. a couple times. i licked the spoon. and alittle off the bowl. i couldnt help it. my son is fine. :)

    Answer by PURPULbutterfly at 2:28 PM on Nov. 16, 2009

  • i did same thang but i ate a whole bunch and had 9lb baby

    Answer by BellaDiamond at 2:30 PM on Nov. 16, 2009

  • OMG you could get salmonella!!! Of course you could get hit by a bus or asteroid too. Or you could fall and break your neck. Or...
    You will be fine. Don't overreact. First lesson of motherhood.

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:30 PM on Nov. 16, 2009

  • haha you will be okay....i'm assuming this is your first pregnancy : ) G'luck when your little one advice I can give is to just relax. xoxo

    Answer by MrsPilat at 2:44 PM on Nov. 16, 2009

  • lol. that made me laugh. i always lick the mixer when im done making a cake batter, and im 8 months along and doing jsut fine.

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:12 PM on Nov. 16, 2009

  • You will most likely be fine. But yes you can get food poisioning from uncooked eggs, so in the future dont do it again.

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:28 PM on Nov. 16, 2009

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