Approved Medications

You may take the following medications anytime during your pregnancy without consulting our office.
You do not need a prescription for these medications.

  • Cold & Sinus: (Call the office if you have a fever over 100.5° for 8 hours.)
    Tylenol, Benadryl, Chloraseptic Spray, Zyrtec, Mucinex, Coricidin HBP, Tylenol Cold & Sinus, Sucrets, Claritin, Robitussin DM (for cough), Chlor-Trimenton, Throat Lozenges, Tylenol PM
  • Constipation: Benefiber, Dulcolax, Docusate Sodium (Colace), Metamucil, Milk of Magnesia, Miralax
  • Diarrhea: Imodium-AD; Do not use Pepto-Bismol
  • Gas: Gas X, Mylanta Gas, Mylicon, Phazyme
  • Hemorrhoids: Anusol HC, Preparation H, Tucks
  • Indigestion: Gaviscon, Maalox, Mylanta, Pepcid AC, Prevacid, Rolaids, Tagamet, Tums
  • Do not use: Baking Soda, Alka- Seltzer, or Pepto-Bismol
  • Nausea: Dramamine (non-drowsy), Emetrol, Vitamin B6
  • Other: Monistat 7 inserts for yeast; Clotrimazole or Lotrimn for external yeast.