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Is it safe to take finacea while pregnant?

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Dr. David Fein
Preventive Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Finacea is a topical gel containing azelaic acid, and is used to treat mild to moderate rosacea.
Finacea is considered fda pregnancy category b -- therefore, finacea is not expected to harm an unborn baby.

In brief: Yes

Finacea is a topical gel containing azelaic acid, and is used to treat mild to moderate rosacea.
Finacea is considered fda pregnancy category b -- therefore, finacea is not expected to harm an unborn baby.
Dr. David Fein
Dr. David Fein
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Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Finacea

Finacea is a pregnancy category b drug: animal studies show no adverse fetal effects but controlled human 1st trimester studies not available/do not confirm; no evidence of 2nd or 3rd trimester risk; fetal harm possible but unlikely.

In brief: Finacea

Finacea is a pregnancy category b drug: animal studies show no adverse fetal effects but controlled human 1st trimester studies not available/do not confirm; no evidence of 2nd or 3rd trimester risk; fetal harm possible but unlikely.
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dr. Michael Fisher
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Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology

In brief: Yes

Yes because it's a topical.

In brief: Yes

Yes because it's a topical.
Dr. Robert Jackson
Dr. Robert Jackson
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