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    Is cold drink safe to have during pregnancy?

Posted on Wed, 25 May 2016 in Pregnancy
Question: Hi...i am 18 weeks pregnant. I wanted to know is it safe to have cold drink? I really crave for it a lot. Is it ok to have it once a week or so?
Answered by Dr. Richa Agarwal 23 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Yes,you can take once in a while but very occasionally.

Detailed Answer:
Hello dear,
Thanks for trusting hcm about your health care.
I have gone through your history and understand your concerns.
Congratulations on your pregnancy!
As such being a doctor and medical health point of view I should not prescribed cold drinks during pregnancy.
But as I know how much craving is there during pregnancy I could say,you can take it once in a while.
You can try juices rather then cold drinks.
Hope found useful, feel free to ask more information.
Good luck.
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