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Hi! If you were my patient, I would advise you that sore nipples are definitely part of pregnancy. Itchy nipples are more likely to be caused by candida/yeast. I would suggest getting some Nystatin topical ointment--it can be purchased at any drug store--and applying to the nipples for several days. Alterantively, you could request a prescription from you doctor for Diflucan which would also help. Be sure to discuss with your provider at your first ob visit! Good luck! Dr B
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