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Can I still take pramlintide if I am pregnant?

It does not seem likely that pramlintide will cross the placenta and potentially harm your developing baby, but until more research is done you should avoid using this drug during pregnancy. There are many serious complications that can occur with high blood sugar, though, so the safest choice for you and your developing baby is to treat your diabetes with insulin.

 

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