Medications in Pregnancy


 
 APPROVED OVER THE COUNTER (OTC) MEDICATIONAPPROVED PRESCRIPTION MEDICATIONSMEDICATIONS YOU SHOULD NOT TAKE
AcneBenzyl Peroxide (Clerasil)Erthromycin
Clindamycin
Accutane
Tetracycline
AllergiesBenadryl
Tylenol Allergy
Claritin
ZyrtecContact
Antibiotics Cephalosoporins
(Keflrex, Ceftin)
Clindamycins
Erthoromycins
(Zithromax)
Flagyl
Macrobid
Penicillins
(Amoxicillin)
Bactrim
Cipro
Tetracyclines
Asthma Advair
Flovent
Proventil
Singulair
 
Cold/FluTylenol cold/flu
Tylenol cold/sinus
Sudafed
TamifluNyquil
Meds with Alcohol
Aspirin
Mortin
Ibufrofen
Cold soreAbrevaAcyclovir
Valtrex
 
Constipation   
CoughDextromethorphan
Guaifensin
Robitussin
Codeine 
Depression Some meds are safe 1st and 2nd trimesterLithium
DiarrheaImmodium Pepto-Bismol
HeadacheTylonelCodeine
Fiorocet
Amerge
Aspirin
Ibuprofen
Imitrex
Naprosyn
HeartburnTums
Rolaids
Mylanta
Pepcid
Tagamet
Zantac
Prilosec
Prevacid
 
HemorrhoidsPreparation H
Anusol
Tucks
Anusol HC 
InsomniaBenadrylAmbien 
ItchingBenadryl
Calamine Lotion
Hydrocortisone 1%
Steroids 
LiceRid Kwell
Nausea/vomitingEmetrol
Dramamine
Vit B 6
Unisom
Sea Bands
Compazine
Phenergan
Reglan
Zofran
 
PainTylenolNarcotics (short term use)Aspirin
Ibuprofen
Toradol
Celebrx
Naprosyn
Vaccines Flu
H1N1
Tetanus
Live vaccines
Rubella
Yellow Fever
Inhaled H1N1
VitaminsNo Mega Doses
B complex, C, Folic acid
Prenatal VitaminsLimit Vitamin A, D, E & K
Yeast InfectionsMonistat
Femstat
Gyne-Lotrimin
Terazol 

The above list is not exhaustive or complete, but rather gives a general overview. Please call us with any questions regarding these medications or any other over the counter medications. Please call us with medications that were prescribed by other physicians to check the safety during pregnancy.

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Solace Women's Care
690 S Loop 336 W, Suite 220
Conroe, TX 77304
Phone: 936-441-7100
Fax: 9367567105
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