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Can I take Lyrica while pregnant?

If you're pregnant, you should let your doctor know before you take Lyrica. The reason: A risk to your baby can't be ruled out. There are some clues from animal studies that taking Lyrica during pregnancy could harm a fetus. On the other hand, the use of Lyrica has never been studied in a group of pregnant women, so it's impossible to confirm that concern. In the end, it's up to you and your doctor to decide whether the benefits of Lyrica outweigh any potential threats.

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