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Is Avandia safe for pregnant or breast-feeding women?

Avandia is not intended for use during pregnancy or breast-feeding. The effects of Avandia on pregnancy and breast milk are not known. Avandia may increase chances of becoming pregnant, even for women who do not have monthly periods. Your doctor can tell you about birth control options if you take Avandia. If you become pregnant while taking Avandia, tell your doctor right away.

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