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Can I take primaquine if I am pregnant or breastfeeding?

If you are pregnant or plan to get pregnant, you should talk to your doctor before taking primaquine. No studies have confirmed whether it is safe for use during pregnancy or while you are breastfeeding. Talk to your doctor about weighing the benefits of taking this medication against the potential risks to your baby.

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