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Is a cup of coffee okay during pregnancy once a week? im 27 weeks friday

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AliciaLamoreux

Asked by AliciaLamoreux at 9:40 AM on Apr. 6, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • My doctor said one cup a day was fine.
    CraftingMama

    Answer by CraftingMama at 9:42 AM on Apr. 6, 2011

  • My doc gave me permission for two cups of coffee per day. Keep in mind, to a physician "a cup of coffee" equals 6 oz.
    Dr.Donna

    Answer by Dr.Donna at 9:43 AM on Apr. 6, 2011

  • I drank one cup a day. Dr. said it was ok.
    HappyEndings

    Answer by HappyEndings at 9:43 AM on Apr. 6, 2011

  • Not all doctors will say the same thing. I was told I could have 2 cups of coffee a day and it wouldn't hurt baby.
    amber1330

    Answer by amber1330 at 9:44 AM on Apr. 6, 2011

  • My Doctor told me a cup a day was fine as well. Everything in moderation is the key.
    gemgem

    Answer by gemgem at 9:56 AM on Apr. 6, 2011

  • You will be fine! Enjoy your coffe :)
    Mrs_Harsh

    Answer by Mrs_Harsh at 10:04 AM on Apr. 6, 2011

  • it probably is ok but you should switch to decaf
    amberpaiz

    Answer by amberpaiz at 10:06 AM on Apr. 6, 2011

  • I drank coffee throught out both pregnancies, it was fine
    Zakysmommy

    Answer by Zakysmommy at 10:09 AM on Apr. 6, 2011

  • I drink one cup a day in the morning, I buy 1/2 caffeine coffee.
    ILovemyPaulie

    Answer by ILovemyPaulie at 10:16 AM on Apr. 6, 2011

  • Of course. A cup a day is fine as far as caffeine levels are concerned. You could always do 1/2 regular and 1/2 decaf. I had an occasional caffeinated soda during my pregnancy.
    Fallaya

    Answer by Fallaya at 10:39 AM on Apr. 6, 2011

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