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Benzodiazepines cause birth defects according to research. Which specific birth defects do they cause?

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Dr. Brad Goldenberg
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In brief: Cleft lip/palate

A recent British medical Journal did an extensive meta-analysis of all the major studies in benzodiazepines and found a slightly increased risk, about 1.
79 x greater risk of cleft lip and palate than the general population...no other major malformations reached clinical significance

In brief: Cleft lip/palate

A recent British medical Journal did an extensive meta-analysis of all the major studies in benzodiazepines and found a slightly increased risk, about 1.
79 x greater risk of cleft lip and palate than the general population...no other major malformations reached clinical significance
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