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What kind of medicine can I take for a headache? I am 8 weeks pregnant.


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The pain reliever of choice for pregnant women is acetaminophen (brand name: Tylenol). Acetaminophen can be used safely during all trimesters of pregnancy. It is not recommended to use ibuprofen (brand name: Advil or Motrin) or naproxen (brand name: Aleve).

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