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Is isoniazid, pyrazinamide, and rifampin safe in pregnancy?

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Dr. Douglas Arenberg
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care

In brief: Yes

Far safer for the fetus than untreated tb.

In brief: Yes

Far safer for the fetus than untreated tb.
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Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Some risk

Isoniazid/pyrazinamide/rifampin are usually used in combination to treat tuberculosis.
While tuberculosis is uncommon in pregnancy, these drugs may be appropriate to use for a pregnant women with confirmed tuberculosis. Breast feeding should not be done while taking these medications.

In brief: Some risk

Isoniazid/pyrazinamide/rifampin are usually used in combination to treat tuberculosis.
While tuberculosis is uncommon in pregnancy, these drugs may be appropriate to use for a pregnant women with confirmed tuberculosis. Breast feeding should not be done while taking these medications.
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