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Is Catapres TTS (clonidine) safe for pregnant or breast-feeding women?

Whether or not Catapres TTS is hazardous to a developing fetus is still unknown. Pregnant women or those planning a pregnancy are recommended to discuss the possible risks with their doctor before starting treatment with Catapres TTS.

The medicine in Catapres TTS may pass through breast milk to a nursing infant, so women on Catapres TTS should avoid breastfeeding.

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