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Is Keppra safe for pregnant or breastfeeding women?

Keppra is not safe for breastfeeding women. However, it is not known whether it is safe or not for pregnant women. This drug can be passed through breast milk to a nursing infant. There is a possibility that it will cause problems for a baby. Therefore, nursing mothers should not take Keppra. If you become pregnant while taking Keppra, consult your doctor about any potential risks or issues. They may recommend that you register with a particular pregnancy registry to help collect data on Keppra and pregnancy.

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