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Is it safe to take leflunomide while pregnant?

9 doctors weighed in
Dr. Megan Bird
Obstetrics & Gynecology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Ideally No

It can cause fetal birth defects. Generally we want to get you off of this medication prior to pregnancy. You should talk to your doctor before coming off of any medication however.

In brief: Ideally No

It can cause fetal birth defects. Generally we want to get you off of this medication prior to pregnancy. You should talk to your doctor before coming off of any medication however.
Dr. Megan Bird
Dr. Megan Bird
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Dr. Thomas Namey
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
2 doctors agree

In brief: No!

It would causes abortion!

In brief: No!

It would causes abortion!
Dr. Thomas Namey
Dr. Thomas Namey
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Dr. Frank Amico
Internal Medicine

In brief: No

No I would not take it.

In brief: No

No I would not take it.
Dr. Frank Amico
Dr. Frank Amico
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Dr. Ronald Krinick
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Ask your OB

Never ask such a question online. Trust your ob.

In brief: Ask your OB

Never ask such a question online. Trust your ob.
Dr. Ronald Krinick
Dr. Ronald Krinick
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