Is it true that cinnamon is bad to have while pregnant. BTW it is only hot cinnamon tea? I have been told this is GREAT to drink during your last week of pregnancy but someone else said it could ...
Upside: Answers to user generated question on the safety of having cinnamon during pregnancy
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Caution: Do not use cinnamon for medicinal purposes while pregnant, as it stimulates the uterus.
Upside: Article on cinnamon with mention of safety during pregnancy
Downside: Just mentions pregnancy in the second paragraph
caution. Many alternative medicine health care providers feel that using certain herbal teas during pregnancy is a great way to support optimal pregnancy health.
Upside: Very good overview on the safety of various herbal teas and reference to cinnamon
If you're like most women, you probably believe that natural, herb-based treatments are far healthier than using traditional medicines during pregnancy. But according to Dr. Jan Friedman, medical ...
Upside: Very good article on consuming herbs during pregnancy
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Is it safe to eat tuna? What should I weigh? Is a vegetarian diet OK? How much caffeine can I drink? Are artificial sweeteners ok? What are some cures for morning sickness? Are deli meats OK? What ...
Upside: List of many safety questions for pregnancy
Downside: Lots of scrolling with ads in between
Enter the trade name or the generic name of the medication you are taking to check potential risk according to the FDA from category A (safest) to X (should not be used). You are also given the risk ...
Upside: Excellent site on the safety of nearly every drug during pregnancy and breastfeeding
There are some foods that should be avoided during pregnancy. Eating well balanced meals is important at all times, but it is even more essential when you are pregnant.
Upside: Good overview on foods to avoid with good additional resources
In animal studies on Lamictal and pregnancy, large doses of the drug caused low fetal weight and slow bone development. It also decreases folic acid in the body, which could increase the risk of ...
Upside: Good article on the safety of lamictal during pregnancy
There is some concern that exposure to Flagyl during pregnancy might increase the risk of childhood (or even adult) cancers. However, animal studies on Flagyl generally show that the medication does ...
Upside: Good article on using Flagyl during pregnancy
I’m 6 months pregnant and getting ready to go on a tropical vacation. I’m really pale and don’t want to feel self-conscious about my ever-expanding belly and my pasty skin! Is it OK to use sunless ...
Upside: Easy to use site with information on using self-tanning lotion during pregnancy
Downside: Short article