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Are pancreatic enzymes safe for pregnant or breastfeeding women?

The effect that pancreatic enzymes have on pregnant and breastfeeding women is currently nhot known. It is possible that pancreatic enzymes can harm a fetus and that they may pass into a mother's breast milk. Because of the uncertainty, you should consult with your doctor if you are pregnant, nursing or plan on becoming pregnant while taking pancreatic enzymes.

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