Question:Im 23 week pregnant.. there's light fever cough n body ache can i take calpol or crocin tab??
Answer: Hello dear Don't take any medicine without consulting ur doctor as it can be harmful for u as well as ur baby. Dont panic if u have fever and body pain in pregnancy. But u have to take proper medication as it can affect ur baby too. It can be cought by cold or cough. Following remedies u can try to get relief from fever: 1. Add one teaspoon of tulsi (basil) leaves to a cup of hot water and steep for five minutes. Drink it thrice or four times a day 2. Add one teaspoon of mustard seeds to a cup of hot water and steep for five minutes and then drink. If fever does not go with above remedies then better u can consult ur doctor Following remedies u can try to get relief from cough: 1. Place a humidifier in your room, keep your head elevated on your pillow while resting, or use nasal strips. 2. Suck on ice chips, drink warm tea, or gargle with warm salt water.