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Can I continue Dilantin while pregnant if it is the only thing that works for a seizure disorder?

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Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
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In brief: Yes!

Use monotherapy with the agent most effective for your type of seizure per your neurologist.
Try to avoid valproic acid; take Folic Acid at 5 mg daily throughout your reproductive life. Do not drive.

In brief: Yes!

Use monotherapy with the agent most effective for your type of seizure per your neurologist.
Try to avoid valproic acid; take Folic Acid at 5 mg daily throughout your reproductive life. Do not drive.
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