Is Avapro safe for pregnant women?

Avapro (irbesartan) is not safe for pregnant women. This drug can cause fetal harm or fetal death in the second or third trimesters of pregnancy. If you are not pregnant, use birth control if you are taking this drug. Tell your doctor immediately if you become pregnant while using Avapro.

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