It is common knowledge that taking medicine when we are sick is always a good thing to do. But, there are times that we have to be careful on taking medicine especially during pregnancy. There has been medicines that has been approved by some doctors to be taken during pregnancy but can actually cause side effects. Just take for example, the antidepressant called Paxil, it has been reported that taking this during pregnancy can cause birth defects like abdominal birth defects, heart birth defects, cranial birth defects and etc. The effects were just so bad that a Paxil Lawsuit has been made.
So, if you are pregnant, strive to be healthy and avoid getting sick so, you don't have to take any medicine that may harm your baby.