Safe OTC Rash Treatments to Use During Pregnancy
These over-the-counter rash treatments have no known harmful effects during pregnancy when you take them according to the package directions. If you want to know about the safety of any other rash treatments, contact your doctor.
- Benadryl cream (Make sure you are not also taking benadryl orally)
- Caladryl lotion or cream
- Hydrocortisone cream or ointment
- Oatmeal bath (Aveeno)
Check with your doctor before taking any medicines during your pregnancy. Be especially cautious in the first trimester, a crucial time for your baby's development.