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Is ayurvedic cough syrup safe for cough during pregnancy?

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Dr. Manisha Jain


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Posted on Fri, 3 Mar 2017 in Women's Health
Question: Hi Doctor,For my wife, who is in pregnancy period of 5 month, in case of cough and cold is it safe to take any cough syrup, say any ayurvedic cough syrup like dabour or baidyanath.

Pls suggest else which medication to go for if sever cough.
And always she is having cold and sneezing thus frequently.

Answered by Dr. Manisha Jain 49 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Can take cough syrup

Detailed Answer:
Hello sir, thanks for trusting health care magic
Yes she can take these Ayurvedic cough syrup as these are safe in pregnancy
But in case she is getting these symptoms time and again then visit a physician for check up so that he can rule out asthma symptoms which is known to be precipitated by cold weather and more so in pregnancy
Take care
Dr Manisha
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