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Is mefloquine safe for pregnant or breast-feeding women?

Doctors are not sure if mefloquine will harm a fetus. However, they are certain that mefloquine is passed through breast milk, so women should not breast-feed while taking mefloquine. Tell your doctor if you are breastfeeding, pregnant or may become pregnant before you take mefloquine.

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