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Is it safe to use certolizumab pegol if I'm breastfeeding?

Certolizumab (brand name Cimzia) has not been well studied in women who are breastfeeding. It is possible that certolizumab pegol is one of the many drugs found in breast milk. If you are nursing, talk to your doctor about the benefits and risks of certolizumab.

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