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08 Jun 2011

Morning sickness and Fizzy drinks
Hi Doc
I''m 6 months pregnant and have morning sickness. THe only thing that used to help is ginger but not anymore.
I''m scared to drink fizzy drinks like (Coca cola), i drank half a glass the one day and it helped. Are this drinks safe?
thank you
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CyberDoc
cyberdoc

01 Jan 0001

Fizzy drinks are safe during pregnancy but it might cause heartburn. A good treatment for heartburn during pregnancy is Gaviscon Advanced.

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Dr Anrich
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