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36 yrs male here taking carbimazole 5mg for graves disease. i know this drug is not safe for pregnant women & my wife & i are planning to start a family. should i be affected as well? thanks?

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Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 57 years experience
Graves Rx sperm,: Good question. I would go to Drugs.com and look up all meds you are taking and enter into their interaction checker looking for drugs that may affect sperm production and quality. Then discuss with the Dr giving you carbimazole.

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