Skip to content


    Exciting News for WebMD Members!

    We've been busy behind the scenes building new message boards for you. You'll have new and easier ways to find messages, connect with others, and share your stories.

    And, this will all be available on your smartphone or other mobile device!

    What Do You Need to Do?

    The message board you're used to will be closing in the coming weeks. While many of your boards will be making the move to our new home, your posts will not. Want to keep a discussion going? Save posts you want to continue (this includes your member profile story), so that you can re-post them in the new message boards.

    Keep an eye here and on your email inbox, we'll be back in touch soon to give you all the information you need!

    Yours in health,
    WebMD Message Boards Management

    Is Maxalt 10mg really safe during pregnancy?
    lundeenA posted:
    I have had chronic migraines my whole life and have been checked out many times by specialists and nothing is wrong they just run in my family. They get even worse when i am pregnant to where i am vomitting everything i eat/drink. I am 4 months into my second pregnancy and with my first i was told i can not take maxalt so i went through my whole pregnancy just waiting the migraines out but this time around i have a new OBGYN and she said i am allowed to take maxalt so i have been (Cant keep up with my daughter if i am stuck in bed for days with a migraine) Is it really ok to take while pregnant or should i stop? I feel guilty every time i take one so i try not unless i feel like i need to.

    Helpful Tips

    Supplements for headachesExpert
    A lot of my patients ask about herbal supplements for headaches. There are very few studies of supplements for headaches, but there are ... More
    Was this Helpful?
    53 of 70 found this helpful

    Related Drug Reviews

    • Drug Name User Reviews

    Report Problems With Your Medications to the FDA

    FDAYou are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

    For more information, visit the Duke Health Pain Disorders Center