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Is Lumigan safe for pregnant or breastfeeding women?

There have been no studies to determine the safety of Lumigan in pregnant or breastfeeding women or their babies. However, studies in pregnant animals found that Lumigan increased the likelihood of miscarriage, short term pregnancy, still birth, low birth weight and infant death. The FDA has categorized this medication as Class C, meaning it has negative impact on animals who were pregnant or breastfeeding, but effects on humans are still not known. Talk to your doctor about the risks and benefits of taking Lumigan while pregnant or breastfeeding.

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