Medications that are safe during Pregnancy
Many pregnant woman have various ailments in which over the counter medications may be appropriate to use. This is a list of the most common ailments that you may experience and the medications that have been approved for use during pregnancy. All medications should be limited and used with caution in the first trimester of pregnancy.
Chlortrimeton, Benadryl, Claritin, Dimeta
Headache, Fever, General Aches/Pain
Tylenol (Regular Strength) 2 tablets every 6 hours; not to exceed 8 tablets in a 24 hour period.
Colace, Metamucil, Miralax
Mylanta, Maalox, Pepcid, Zantac, Tums
Anusol HC, Tucks Pads
Chloraseptic, Cepacol lozenges