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Is it better to take no medicine at all while pregnant or breastfeeding?
6 doctors weighed in

Dr. Guy VanDell
Obstetrics & Gynecology
5 doctors agree
In brief: It depends
It depends on what the medication is for. Uncontrolled hypertension or uncontrolled diabetes is far worse for the fetus than taking medicine, but generally we try to limit medication use in pregnancy and breastfeeding.

In brief: It depends
It depends on what the medication is for. Uncontrolled hypertension or uncontrolled diabetes is far worse for the fetus than taking medicine, but generally we try to limit medication use in pregnancy and breastfeeding.
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