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Have you ever taken adalat (nifedipine) cc for high blood pressure during pregnancy?
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Dr. Quresh Khairullah
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
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Its a class c risk in pregnancy ie take if benefits exceed risks.
Nifedipine crosses the placenta. Use in pregnancy only when clearly needed and when the benefits outweigh the potential hazard to the fetus. Hypotension and fetus growth retardation [iugr are reported as risks.Iugr also reported with maternal hypertension.It is prescribed understanding the above.

In brief: See below
Its a class c risk in pregnancy ie take if benefits exceed risks.
Nifedipine crosses the placenta. Use in pregnancy only when clearly needed and when the benefits outweigh the potential hazard to the fetus. Hypotension and fetus growth retardation [iugr are reported as risks.Iugr also reported with maternal hypertension.It is prescribed understanding the above.
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