Is it safe to eat basil while pregnant?

Answer Nursing Herbal Medicine Handbook (Eds.: J. A. Schilling McCann, W. J. Kelly; Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; pg. 27-28) says, "Basil contains estragole (70% to 85% of essential oil) as a ... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Is it safe to eat basil while pregnant

What are the effects of eating Basil while pregnant?

During pregnancy Basil should not be taken in any form. Although the side effects of taking basil during pregnancy are not known still it should be avoided especially in the first trimester.

Is ice safe to eat while pregnant?

Chewing ice while pregnant is perfectly safe but can be a sign of anemia. Mention the ice craving to your doctor, a simple blood test will check your iron levels.

Is icy hot safe to use while pregnant?

Yes, it is safe. Alot of pregnant women who contract PUPPPS-an extremely itchy pregnancy rash- will use it to make the itch burn instead, so they dont feel the itch.

Is it safe to 4wd while pregnant?

No. No athletic or extreme things should be done while pregnant. It could seriously harm, or even kill the child.