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Insomnia During Pregnancy

Insomnia can be a side effect of medicines that stimulate your central nervous system. Here are some medicines that might be contributing to your sleeplessness:


- Decongestants, such as pseudoephedrine or phenylephrine (Sudafed, Sudafed PE and other brands)

- Asthma medicines (inhalers, albuterol, or theophylline)

- Prednisone


Do you take any of these medications?



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