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If I take isotretinoin when pregnant, would there be any side effects?

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Dr. Carolyn Quist
Gynecology
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In brief: Birth defects

Isotretinoin can cause severe, life-threatening birth defects and should never be used during pregnancy.
Major areas of involvement can include the brain, nerves, skull, heart, spine of the baby. Absolutely do not use this and consider getting pregnant.

In brief: Birth defects

Isotretinoin can cause severe, life-threatening birth defects and should never be used during pregnancy.
Major areas of involvement can include the brain, nerves, skull, heart, spine of the baby. Absolutely do not use this and consider getting pregnant.
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