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Is silver sulfadiazine safe for pregnant women?

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  • A Stacy Wiegman, PharmD, Pharmacy, answered
    Silver sulfadiazine cream may not be safe for a pregnant woman to use; however, it will depend on other factors regarding overall health. Alert your doctor if you are pregnant before using silver sulfadiazine cream. Using this drug while pregnant could affect the health of a developing fetus.

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