Robert F. Chaitin, M.D.
Obsterics & Gynecology
List of approved over the counter medications
for use during pregnancy
Pain Reliever Regular stregnth Tyleonl
Do Not Take Aspirin/Mortrin/Advil unless directed by Dr. Chaitin
Cold Medicaation Saline nasal spray (nasal congestion)
Robitussin/Robitussin DM (cough)
Throat lozenges (cough/sore throat)
Allergies/Hay Fever Claritan
Rashes Hydrocortisone cream
Oatmeal bath (Aveeno)
Anti-Diarrheal Immodium (after 12 weeks of pregnancy)
Heartburn/Upset Stomach Tums
Anti-Nausea Call the office
Hemorrhoids Preperation H
Constipation Colace (stool softener)
Metamucil (fiber supplement)
Milk of Magnesuium
If you do not experience any relief (or if your symptoms worsen) within 24 hours after starting any of these over the counter medications, please call the office.
Please call the office (561) 622-0779 with any questions or conerns regarding any medications, we are here for you!