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If I took proguanil, do I need to wait before getting pregnant?

If you were treated with proguanil while traveling to a foreign country, you should not have to wait to get pregnant. The Centers for Disease Control does not specify any time period that a woman should wait before conceiving. However, you should talk to your doctor about any concerns you have about the medicine remaining in your body. Your doctor can help determine how long it will take to clear your system.

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