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Anyone been prescribed esgic (acetaminophen butalbital and caffeine) or fioricet while pregnant?

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Dr. David Rosenfeld
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In brief: Yes

Both esgic (acetaminophen butalbital and caffeine) and Fioricet are pregnancy category c.
Animal studies show adverse fetal effects, but no human studies have been done. Your doctor and you need to decide if the benefits outweigh the risk.

In brief: Yes

Both esgic (acetaminophen butalbital and caffeine) and Fioricet are pregnancy category c.
Animal studies show adverse fetal effects, but no human studies have been done. Your doctor and you need to decide if the benefits outweigh the risk.
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