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Is it safe to take Precose if I'm pregnant?

There isn't enough evidence to know whether the diabetes drug Precose (acarbose) is safe in pregnant women, although animal studies suggest the drug won't harm a developing fetus. Still, experts agree that Precose should be used during pregnancy only if clearly necessary. Talk to your doctor about it.

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