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What medication can cause learning disabilities if given in pregnancy?

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Dr. M. Taslimi
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Valproate

Valproic acid tops the list; it's used for epilepsy and, most recently, for anxiety.
Other older epilepsy drugs also are associated with some degree of learning disorders.

In brief: Valproate

Valproic acid tops the list; it's used for epilepsy and, most recently, for anxiety.
Other older epilepsy drugs also are associated with some degree of learning disorders.
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