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Can you take methadone during pregnancy? I ask this between I have a bad shoulder and neck injury and have been on pain killers for 2 years.

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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree

In brief: Should try not to

These types of drugs can cause serious withdrawal symptoms and should be avoided.

In brief: Should try not to

These types of drugs can cause serious withdrawal symptoms and should be avoided.
Dr. Mark Diamond
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Dr. Carin Van Gelder
Emergency Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Maybe

Any medication can affect the fetus, but people do remain on Methadone while pregnant.
Speak to the doctor prescribing the Methadone to see if the regimen should change at all. Make sure your OB knows. Good luck.

In brief: Maybe

Any medication can affect the fetus, but people do remain on Methadone while pregnant.
Speak to the doctor prescribing the Methadone to see if the regimen should change at all. Make sure your OB knows. Good luck.
Dr. Carin Van Gelder
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