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Complementary Medicine

Home Remedy for Cold and Sore Throat

11/29/2006

Question:

Is there any home remedy for cold and sore throat. I am in my third trimester of pregnancy and I don`t want to take any medications right now because it might affect my baby.

Answer:

Sorry, but there are none safe in your particular situation, so drink lots of fruit juices and be sure to ask your OB before taking any over the counter medications.

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Response by:

Glen F Aukerman, MD, DABFP Glen F Aukerman, MD, DABFP
Formerly:
Professor of Family Medicine
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University