Can I take pentamidine injections if I am pregnant?

If you are pregnant or plan to get pregnant, you should make sure that the doctor who will prescribe pentamidine for you knows that you are pregnant or planning a pregnancy. No studies have confirmed the risk to your unborn baby when the mom is taking this medicine. Also, it is uncertain whether your baby can be harmed through breastfeeding. Talk to your doctor about the risks and benefits of taking this medication while pregnant or breastfeeding.

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