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is petadolex safe during pregnancy? i have migraines and idiopathic intercranial hypertension 7 weeks pregnant

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Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Weighing risks: After reading up on the history of petasites (butterbur) used for migraine headaches, as an obstetrician gynecologist I would be cautious using petalodex and would weigh the potential risks and benefits carefully. https://www.neurology.org/content/78/17/1346/reply
Answered on Feb 8, 2015
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