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Can I take praziquantel if I am pregnant or breastfeeding?

You may be able to use praziquantel if you are pregnant or plan to get pregnant. Talk to your doctor first about the benefits and potential risks to your unborn baby. Also, if you are breastfeeding, do not breastfeed on the day you take praziquantel, and wait three days to start breastfeeding again. Talk to your doctor about how to take praziquantel if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

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