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i really want a second soda.

this morning i had a 12oz can od dr. pepper. and i really want one more. i am 20 weeks pregnant,..do you think its alright? i usually just have one can a day and my caffenine intake never goes over 43mg a day. i usually try for non caffenated soda like fanta or root beer but i havent any right now.

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 6:11 PM on Apr. 8, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • I personally don't see the issue. I drink Sweet Tea like crazy. All day long with all 3 pregnancies.
    Mrs.Owen86

    Answer by Mrs.Owen86 at 6:12 PM on Apr. 8, 2010

  • thank you! im a worrier when pregnant..lol
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:14 PM on Apr. 8, 2010

  • A lot of people seem to worry a lot. I really doubt a second one would do any harm.
    Mrs.Owen86

    Answer by Mrs.Owen86 at 6:14 PM on Apr. 8, 2010

  • I really don't see what is so horrible about that!! I say that a little bit of caffeine is A LOT better than smoking,drinking,and drugs!!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:15 PM on Apr. 8, 2010

  • 200 mg a day was my limit, so i dont see the problem
    mysteriousdaze

    Answer by mysteriousdaze at 6:18 PM on Apr. 8, 2010

  • I drank Starbucks double shots when I was pregnant and my kids are perfectly fine.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:18 PM on Apr. 8, 2010

  • Why fill yourself up with "empty" calories? IMO.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:19 PM on Apr. 8, 2010

  • thank you all, anon :19..i just want the drink im not worried about "empty" calories..lol i worry alot when pregnant but i think we all do! thanks again.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:20 PM on Apr. 8, 2010

  • lol i smoked cigs and drank coffee and soda all day long preg 3 times over. my kids r better than fine, urs will b 2
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:24 PM on Apr. 8, 2010

  • blowing kissesthanks guys!

    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:27 PM on Apr. 8, 2010

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