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Posted by: Fairy | 2009-04-01

Heartburn/ Altosec

Hi, is altosec safe during pregnancy? I am 34 weeks pregnant.
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Birth defects have been reported with Alrosec, but this is usually with use in the first trimester. At 34 weeks it should be safe. However, there are milder antacids you could use if heartburn is your main problem.

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