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Is Novolog Flexpen safe during pregnancy or while breastfeeding?

Novolog Flexpen is considered safe for use during pregnancy and breastfeeding. Experiencing both high and low blood sugar while pregnant can cause birth defects, so it is important to control your glucose levels. While the insulin from Novolog Flexpen could possibly be passed through breast milk, it should not harm infants. Discuss the risks and benefits of using Novolog Flexpen if you are pregnant, plan to become pregnant, or are breastfeeding.

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