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Is perindopril safe for pregnant or breastfeeding women?

It is not safe to take perindopril during pregnancy. This drug is known to cause birth defects in unborn babies, so use birth control while on this medication. It is not clear whether perindopril passes into breast milk, so talk to your doctor about breastfeeding while taking perindopril.

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