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8 and a 1/2 weeks preggo is it ok to take tums for heartburn?

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Asked by ready4baby2011 at 2:20 AM on Dec. 22, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • yes. I lived off tums. I couldnt even drink water without getting heartburn.

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:21 AM on Dec. 22, 2010

  • oh gosh yes it is so do it.... just don't over do it lol

    Answer by Lynnsae at 2:22 AM on Dec. 22, 2010

  • dr told me yes

    Answer by harris4 at 2:22 AM on Dec. 22, 2010

  • I have BAD heartburn right now. Thank God I am fixing to get off so I can go home and take tums.

    Comment by ready4baby2011 (original poster) at 2:23 AM on Dec. 22, 2010

  • I had a bottle of tums by my bed at all times. I lived off tums while I was pregnant!

    Answer by onemellowmom at 2:25 AM on Dec. 22, 2010

  • you can take tums all through pregnancy hun. . . if it is that bad that them!!! :) if it doesn't help you need to talk to you dr.

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:33 AM on Dec. 22, 2010

  • The doc I had with my first told me to take what I needed to feel good. His oppinion was it's calcium and pregnant women need all of that they can get, me I needed it doubly so since I became lactose intolerant during both pregnancies.

    Answer by JadeRDragosani at 4:51 AM on Dec. 22, 2010

  • You can, but eating a raw carrot and chewing each bite rather thoroughly is better for you and baby.

    Answer by 2autisticsmom at 7:40 AM on Dec. 22, 2010

  • yep its safe!

    Answer by courtneycra at 11:05 AM on Dec. 22, 2010

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