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Can i take lamivudine for hepatitis b while i am pregnant?

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Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Yes: If you have active hepatitis b it is an indication to take this medication.
Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Yes: It is used as a treatment for hepatitis b in pregnancy if bnefits outweight the risks.(risk of liver failure versus risk of affecting the baby) breastfeeding is contraindicated while taking this drug.

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