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can tb medicines harm the reproductive health? can tb medicines cause infertility or other reproductive problems?

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Dr. Eric Chevlen
46 years experience Medical Oncology
No.: Ordinarily medicine used to treat tuberculosis does not impair fertility. However, untreated tuberculosis certainly can, since it can cause premature death!
Answered on May 29, 2014
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