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Is it safe to take novolog flexpen while pregnant or breastfeeding?
5 doctors weighed in

Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics & Gynecology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Insulin is safe to take during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
In fact, it is very important to have good control over your blood sugar. Your doctor will need to help find the correct dose as this may change during and after the pregnancy.

In brief: Yes
Insulin is safe to take during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
In fact, it is very important to have good control over your blood sugar. Your doctor will need to help find the correct dose as this may change during and after the pregnancy.
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Dr. Jeff Livingston
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Dr. David Geffner
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
It is a category b drug.
Problems in animal studies probably relate to high doses causing hypoglycemia. Talk to your high risk pregnancy team.

In brief: Yes
It is a category b drug.
Problems in animal studies probably relate to high doses causing hypoglycemia. Talk to your high risk pregnancy team.
Dr. David Geffner
Dr. David Geffner
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