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Are cough drops bad to take while pregnant?

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SuzettieGee

Asked by SuzettieGee at 12:28 PM on Dec. 14, 2010 in Pregnancy

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Answers (7)
  • No, they're candy.
    ObbyDobbie

    Answer by ObbyDobbie at 12:29 PM on Dec. 14, 2010

  • no,they're nothing more than candy
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 12:29 PM on Dec. 14, 2010

  • I was told to only use the non-menthol kind while pregnant. I would call the doctor or pharmacist to make sure.

    jnsdrf

    Answer by jnsdrf at 12:45 PM on Dec. 14, 2010

  • Many cough drops do have medication in them, so I'm not sure where this opinion comes from that they are candy, Ask the pharmacist at the drug store to be sure. They'll have a list of what is safe to use and what is not.
    HotMama330

    Answer by HotMama330 at 1:56 PM on Dec. 14, 2010

  • my ob says as long as they are halls don't get the vicks kind... im having to use them now
    TatymMommi

    Answer by TatymMommi at 2:21 PM on Dec. 14, 2010

  • I would just ask your doctor since every one has mixed opinions on here.
    MarvelousMama

    Answer by MarvelousMama at 4:20 PM on Dec. 14, 2010

  • Nope!
    amberfm

    Answer by amberfm at 3:50 PM on Dec. 16, 2010

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