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A 28-year-old female asked:

Should i stop taking evening primrose oil (epo)? currently is 5th week of pregnancy.

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Why prescribed?: I would contact your treating Obgyn and ask why it was prescribed in the first place. Obgyns do not typically treat first trimester pregnant women with this herbal supplement. It is always best to clear all medications and supplements with your doctor before starting them.
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