Is sodium bicarbonate safe to take while pregnant?

Answer On One Hand: An Effective AntacidSodium bicarbonate is one of the leading over-the-counter remedies for acid indigestion. Heartburn is one of the most common side effects of pregnancy, and the natu... Read More »

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Is sodium bicarbonate the same as bicarbonate of soda?

Sodium bicarbonate and bicarbonate of soda are the same. Other synonyms include: baking soda, saleratus and sodium hydrogencarbonate. The white crystalline compound is often used as a buffering age... Read More »

Is it safe to take 5-htp while pregnant?

Although there has been no human research I could find regarding 5-HTP and pregnancy, on the AHA website, there is a study involving pregnant rats and 5-HTP. Pregnant rats administered with the ser... Read More »

Is gas-ex safe to take while pregnant?

There are some anxiety medications that can be taken while pregnant, but you should always discuss your options with your doctor.

Is it safe to take feverfew while pregnant?

On One Hand: No Feverfew During PregnancyFeverfew is an herb used medicinally for pain relief. It is not safe to take during pregnancy, as it is known to cause uterine contractions (National Center... Read More »