Women, during pregnancy or lactation you may experience a flood of different emotions, but fear of harming your baby due to over the counter medication use should not be one of them. Unfortunately, our bodies are not always in perfect health during this time and you may experience a variety of different symptoms from the common cold, to nausea, heartburn, pain or constipation. There are many dietary and lifestyle changes you can make to help relieve some of your symptoms, but when you decide a medication is necessary how will you know which one is the safest?
Here is a list of common symptoms you may experience while pregnant or breast feeding and some tips for safely managing them:
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