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Is it safe to take evening primrose oil while pregnant?

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Dr. Fred Harvey
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics

In brief: Yes

It is a nutritional oil and it could be very beneficial in forming the fetal nervous system.

In brief: Yes

It is a nutritional oil and it could be very beneficial in forming the fetal nervous system.
Dr. Fred Harvey
Dr. Fred Harvey
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Dr. R. Wayne Inzer
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Probably not

Lots of reported use for this supplement, but i know of none in pregnancy.
It is unstudied but considered with caution in preg., poss safe in breast feeding. It interfers with coagulation so definite caution with labor and delivery.

In brief: Probably not

Lots of reported use for this supplement, but i know of none in pregnancy.
It is unstudied but considered with caution in preg., poss safe in breast feeding. It interfers with coagulation so definite caution with labor and delivery.
Dr. R. Wayne Inzer
Dr. R. Wayne Inzer
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