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Aug. 16th i was perscribed diclofenac/misoprostal (200 mg of

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Aug. 16th i was perscribed diclofenac/misoprostal (200 mg of misoprostal). I have taken about 4 or 5 of the pills since august 16th and i think my last one was on the 20th. I just found out I am pregnant. Is my baby going to have birth defects? what are the chances of that happening? The doctor who perscribed it to me said nothing about the fact that this could cause serious issues in pregnancy.
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 10 months ago.

Hi, this is Dr Phil, here to assist you. I am Board Certified with over 10 years of experience. I will respond with my answer shortly. Thank you.

Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 10 months ago.

There is a very low risk here

A short course of these pills should be just be fine

I doubt there will be any issues

Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 9 months ago.

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