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Side effects of labetalol during pregnancy?

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Dr. John Szawaluk
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Variable

Labetalol is given a classification of c in pregnancy meaning that there no studies in humans or animals to evaluate fetal risk vs.
Maternal benefit. It however is used to tret difficult to control hypertension.Common side efects include dizziness, nausea/vomiting, fatigue, shortness of breath, headache.More serious reactions include slow heart rates, heart failure, liver toxicity

In brief: Variable

Labetalol is given a classification of c in pregnancy meaning that there no studies in humans or animals to evaluate fetal risk vs.
Maternal benefit. It however is used to tret difficult to control hypertension.Common side efects include dizziness, nausea/vomiting, fatigue, shortness of breath, headache.More serious reactions include slow heart rates, heart failure, liver toxicity
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