TUMS® & Pregnancy

TUMS® and Heartburn


Calcium Carbonate Antacids

TUMS is the #1 antacid brand around the world. Taking a calcium carbonate-based antacid like TUMS antacid provides effective relief and has an excellent safety profile, including for those who are pregnant. If you're pregnant, please speak with your health care provider to determine the most appropriate way to treat your heartburn. Also be sure to take antacids at a different time than you take the iron supplements.


Lifestyle & Diet Management

Altering your diet or adjusting your lifestyle should
be the first thing you try when looking to manage
your pregnancy heartburn.


H2 Blockers

Consult your physician prior to using H2 Blocker production if you are or considering getting pregnant.



Consult your physician before using a PPI if you are pregnant or considering getting pregnant. They may not all be safe in pregnancy.