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37 weeks, can I take lempsip/benylin flu remedey tablets?

(4 Posts)
jm54 Sun 02-Nov-08 19:01:20

The packets say things like 'care should be taken in administration during pregnancy', which makes me think it's probably ok, but does anyone know for sure?

PurplePillow Sun 02-Nov-08 19:04:27

I was told to stay away from these whilst pregnant.

Try warmed lemonade and paracetamol, it works like lemsip but without all the additives hth grin

kitkat9 Sun 02-Nov-08 19:10:54

I was always told not to take them, but Boots do their won version of lemsip which only has paracetomol in it, which is fine, and seems to have the same effect.

jm54 Sun 02-Nov-08 21:23:41

Thanks both. Am playing safe and opting for plain old paracetamol - like the hot lemonade idea, pp!

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