A 17-year-old female asked:
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i am pregnant and am worried abt my meds. i take doxycycline (2 daily) & vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) (only wen i hav a test 2 study 4) cld these meds hurt my unborn baby?

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Dr. Beth Cook
Dr. Beth Cook answered
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Meds and pregnant: Stop the Doxycycline now! minimize use of the vyvance. Start a prenatal vitamin. Get prenatal care right away. Good luck with your pregnancy.
Answered on May 23, 2015
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