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Is it ok to eat oysters while your pregnant?

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Asked by patientlyw8ing at 6:10 PM on Nov. 18, 2008 in Pregnancy

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  • no your not supposed to eat any sea food my dr said

    Answer by iloveyall2008 at 6:13 PM on Nov. 18, 2008

  • I think it's ok in moderation, just like most other fish and shellfish...ladies?

    Answer by KatieCrandall at 6:14 PM on Nov. 18, 2008

  • I dont think you are supposed to... ask your OB to be safe.

    Answer by LovinMyMikayla at 6:18 PM on Nov. 18, 2008

  • it depends on if they are cooked or not. i'd say definitely NOT raw because there has been so many cases of food poisoning.

    check with your doctor.

    Answer by pugpin at 6:26 PM on Nov. 18, 2008

  • Def don't eat them raw!

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:34 PM on Nov. 18, 2008

  • Supposedly oysters can cause you to go into labor. I'm sure it's just a myth though, I don't like any seafood though so I wouldn't know. I think you are only supposed to stay away from fish that contain mercury. Ask your doctor to be sure though.

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:41 PM on Nov. 18, 2008

  • NO. NO NO NO NO NO NO. The risk is too high.

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:50 AM on Nov. 19, 2008

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