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Can I take sulfasalazine while pregnant or breastfeeding?

It is most likely safe for you to use sulfasalazine while pregnant. Sulfasalazine is classified as a Category B drug, which means that no risk to fetuses has been proven. Sulfasalazine is transferred via breast milk. Talk to your doctor to weigh the possible risks and benefits of taking sulfasalazine while pregnant or breastfeeding.

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