Skip to content



Relevant Posts:
5 Surprising Benefits Your Plan May Include
Whooping Cough Vaccine in Pregnancy

PLEASE NOTE: If you are not yet pregnant click here to check out one of our other pregnancy communities.
pain medication
An_248551 posted:
is it safe to take oxycodone while pregnant? i kind of figure that since it is a narcodic that the answer is probably no but i have been given cough medicine with codine before so im unsure.
scperdomo7 responded:
I think you answered your own question (no). But to be sure, I would give your OB a call.
I can't imagine a doc prescribing you a narcotic if they knew you were pregnant. Typically, the best you can take while pregnant is tylenol.

Featuring Experts

Sarah McMoyler, RN, BSN and mother, is the founder of McMoyler Method. As a specialist in labor and delivery nursing for more than 20 years, McMoyler ...More

Helpful Tips

'Tummy Time’ May Not Be NeededExpert
According to a recent article in Parents Magazine, a new study, published in May in the journal Early Human Development, suggests that ... More
Was this Helpful?
3 of 3 found this helpful

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.