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Is it safe to take tablets to avoid acidity during pregnancy ?

doc,i am now 7 weeks pregnant .i am suffering from excessive acidity and heartburn .can i take pantop 40 at empty stomach or use peptica tablet? is it safe for me now?
Asked On : Tue, 29 Mar 2011
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Excessive acidity and heartburn are common during pregnancy and it is best to take an antacid - calcium based half an hour after your meals with a glass of water.If the acidity is excessive then you can take pantop 40. It is safe.
Dr. Rakhi Tayal
Answered: Tue, 29 Mar 2011
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