Can I Still Drink Coffee While I'm Pregnant?enparents out what the experts have to, caffeine, caffeine while pregnant, caffiene while pregnant, pregnant, pregnancy06/01/200608/28/201908/28/2019Elana Pearl Ben-Joseph, MD08/26/2019039ad466-766f-4e8d-a171-b77ad7d28a02<p><em>I love my morning wake-me-up coffee. But I'm pregnant&nbsp;&mdash; can I still have my morning cup of coffee?<br /> </em>&ndash; <em>Dipti</em></p> <p>Check with your doctor about having <a href="">caffeine</a> during your pregnancy. One cup of coffee is usually OK, but it's best to not have more than that. It's hard to know exactly how much caffeine is in a cup of coffee. The total can depend on things like the brand of coffee and the size of the cup.</p> <p>Studies show that getting more than 150&ndash;200 milligrams (about 1&ndash;2 cups of coffee) of caffeine a day during pregnancy may not be healthy. High amounts of caffeine during pregnancy has been linked to problems with a baby's growth and development.</p> <p>To help you cut back on caffeine:</p> <ol class="kh_longline_list"> <li>First, limit coffee to one or two cups a day.</li> <li>Start mixing decaffeinated coffee with regular coffee.</li> <li>Then, stop drinking the caffeinated coffee.</li> </ol> <p>Don't forget that caffeine also can be in:</p> <ul> <li>other foods and drinks, such as tea, chocolate, and energy drinks</li> <li>some medicines</li> </ul>¿Puedo seguir tomando café durante el embarazo?Sepa lo que recomiendan los expertos.
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