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What can I take for heartburn while pregnant Besides Tums?
Last Updated: 5th June, 2020
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Thereof, can I take Tums while pregnant for heartburn?
Most people know antacids can provide fast,saferelief for heartburn. TUMS providessafeheartburn relief for women who arepregnant.TUMS also adds calcium to your body.When you arepregnant, your body may need between1,000 mg and 1,300 mgof elemental calcium per day.
Furthermore, what can I use in place of antacids? Baking soda. As an antacid, baking sodacanhelp temporarily neutralize stomach acid andproviderelief.
Then, what can you take for heartburn Besides Tums?
Medications such as Maalox®, Tums®,andPepto-Bismol® neutralize acid, and anotherproduct,Gaviscon®, neutralizes stomach acid and forms a barriertoblock acid rising into the esophagus.
Can milk help with heartburn during pregnancy?
If you are experiencing heartburn, there are afewnatural ways to relieve the symptoms: Eat yogurt ordrink aglass of milk. Try a tablespoon of honey in a glassof warmmilk.