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Is it safe to take lamotrigine during pregnancy?

Lamotrigine may not be safe to take during pregnancy. It has been classified as a pregnancy category C drug by the United States Food and Drug Administration. This means that although it has not been studied properly in humans, the drug has been shown to be harmful to fetuses in animal studies.

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