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A 32-year-old female asked:

Is domperidone (vomistop) safe in pregnancy? can it contribute if taken in early pregnancy in sever skeletal dysplasia?

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Dr. Charles Cattano
Gastroenterology 40 years experience
Safety unknown: The safety of domperidone in pregnancy remains unknown. In a prospective study,120 1st- trimester pregnant women taking domperidone were compared against 212 age-matched pregnant women not exposed to any potential teratogenic agent. There were three babies born with malformations in each group. Pending more data, its not worth risking your child. Ref: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23445139
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