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Concern about using Robitussin in pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hello
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   what medicines can pregnant woman take while they are sick
Doctor :   ok
User :   is robitussin safe for pregnant woman?
Doctor :   they can take OTC simple medicines for symptom relief
Doctor :   what symptoms does she have?
User :   sore throat runny nose coughing and alot of mucus build up
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Robutussin is not safe to be taken during pregnancy
Doctor :   patient is how many weeks pregnant?
User :   18
Doctor :   she can report to her physician who will prescribe her drugs that are safe to be taken during pregnancy
User :   alright thank you
Doctor :   is there anything else i can help you with?
User :   no thanks
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