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Prednisone causing low fetal heart rate?

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Dr. Payam Mehranpour
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Fetal heart rate

Use of such steroids during pregnancy has been associated with decreased variability of fetal heart rate.
I am not aware of slowing down of heart rate though. You should discuss this with your ob.

In brief: Fetal heart rate

Use of such steroids during pregnancy has been associated with decreased variability of fetal heart rate.
I am not aware of slowing down of heart rate though. You should discuss this with your ob.
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
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