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Can I safely use Advair Diskus while I am pregnant?

Advair Diskus is designated a Category C drug by the United States Food and Drug Administration, which means that it is harmful to fetuses in animals but has not been extensively studied in humans. Advair Diskus and other Category C drugs can be given to a pregnant woman if the doctor thinks the benefits to her are greater than the risk to her unborn child.

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