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Medication safety during pregnancy

Have questions about a medication’s safety? 

When pregnant or breastfeeding, it is important to be aware of the medications you take. Some medicines may not be safe to use while pregnant or may not be safe for your baby when breastfeeding.

Use one of the online tools listed below to learn about a specific medication. Whether prescribed or over-the-counter, you can see any possible warnings a medication may have. 

You should always speak with your healthcare provider before taking any medication while pregnant or breastfeeding. 


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