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Will my taking Xanax (alprazolam) affect my unborn baby?

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Dr. Sharon Bass
Family Medicine
8 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Xanax (alprazolam) is in the class of drugs called benzodiazepines and all benzodiazepines are contraindicated in pregnancy.
They are all category d with positive evidence of human fetal risk.

In brief: Yes

Xanax (alprazolam) is in the class of drugs called benzodiazepines and all benzodiazepines are contraindicated in pregnancy.
They are all category d with positive evidence of human fetal risk.
Dr. Sharon Bass
Dr. Sharon Bass
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes- adversely

Xanax (alprazolam) is fda pregnancy category d.
Xanax (alprazolam) should not be used during pregnancyt. It could harm the unborn baby. Xanax (alprazolam) may also cause addiction or withdrawal symptoms in a newborn if the mother takes the medication during pregnancy.

In brief: Yes- adversely

Xanax (alprazolam) is fda pregnancy category d.
Xanax (alprazolam) should not be used during pregnancyt. It could harm the unborn baby. Xanax (alprazolam) may also cause addiction or withdrawal symptoms in a newborn if the mother takes the medication during pregnancy.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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