OB-GYN (Obstetrician-Gynecologist) Questions OB-GYN

Can I take Mucinex while pregnant?

Can I take Mucinex I am 16 weeks pregnant?

Female | 24 years old
Conditions: Congestion in chest

1 Answer

The main ingredients in Mucinex: guaifenesin, dextromethorphan, and pseudoephedrine are generally considered safe during pregnancy after the first trimester (about 14 weeks). But it should still be used only sparingly when needed,so for a few days to get over cold symptoms should be okay.