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If I am pregnant, is it safe to use PrandiMet?

Experts aren't sure if it's safe to take the diabetes drug PrandiMet (repaglinide and metformin) if you're pregnant. You should use this drug during pregnancy only if you and your doctor decide its benefits outweigh its risks.  

Researchers haven't studied this drug in pregnant women. There haven't even been animal studies of this combined drug during pregnancy. However, animal studies of repaglinide -- one component of PrandiMet -- suggest that it may affect fetal bone growth.

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