Medication Guidelines from Ventura’s Leading OBGYNs
Before you start or stop any medicine, it is always best to speak with the doctor who is caring for you while you are pregnant.
Tylenol (acetaminophen) or Extra Strength Tylenol DO NOT USE: Aspirin, Motrin, Advil (Ibuprofen), Aleve (unless specifically by your healthcare provider)
Zyrtec, Claritin, Benadryl, Dimetapp
Sudafed (pseudoephedrine), Robitussin CF, Tylenol Cold and Sinus, Actifed, Dimetapp
Benadryl (for occasional use only)
Preparation H, Tucks
Imodium AD or Kaopectate BRAT Diet (banana, rice, applesauce, toast)
Try small frequent meals. Ginger Ale, Vitamin B6, Sea sickness wrist bands.
Heartburn, Indigestion, Gas
Maalox, Mylanta, Zantac, Pepcid AC, Tums, Rolaids
Monistat 3 or 7
Extra Strength Tylenol
Increase fluid intake, Colace, Metamucil