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Are there any risks in taking Pilocarpine?

There may be some risks associated with taking Pilocarpine. Women who are pregnant or breastfeeding need to consult their doctors about the risk of Pilocarpine that may be transferred to their babies. Men and women who are planning to become parents should be aware that Pilocarpine might decrease their fertility. It may be dangerous to drive at night or to perform certain activities because Pilocarpine may affect vision. Discuss all concerns about the risks of taking Pilocarpine with your healthcare provider.

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