Flu medications safe for mom, baby

Posted at 8:25 AM, Mar 02, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-02 08:25:37-05

We have some good news for pregnant women this winter, flu medications are safe for both mom and baby.

A new study found Tamiflu and Relenza do not increase the risk of low birth weight, birth defects or preterm delivery.

In fact, experts says not treating flu symptoms can cause serious problems for a developing baby.