Medications During Pregnancy

PAIN RELEIVER* Tylenol
COLD MEDICATION

Tylenol Cold, Dayquil, Nyquil
Sudafed (nasal congestion)
Afrin nasal spray (nasal congestion)
Saline nasal spray (nasal congestion)
Robitussin / Robitussin DM (cough)
Throat lozenges (cough / sore throat

ALLERGIES / HAY FEVER           

Claritin
Benadryl
Chlortrimetron
Zyrtec

RASHES

Hydrocortisone cream
Benadryl cream
Caladryl cream
Oatmeal bath (Aveeno)

ANTI-DIARRHEAL**

Kaopectate
Imodium

HEARTBURN / UPSET STOMACH

Tums
Rolaids
Maalox
Pepcid
Simethicone (Gas-X)

ANTI-NAUSEA

Emetrol oral solution
Vitamin B6 (100mg)

HEMORRHOIDS

Preparation H
Witch Hazel
Anusol
Tucks

CONSTIPATION

Colace (stool softener)
Metamucil (fiber supplement)
Miralax (laxative)

 

*Do not take aspirin / Motrin / Advil unless directed to by your doctor

**For 24 hours, only after 12 weeks of pregnancy