These medications must be totally avoided in pregnancy.

Oreoluwa Folayan Tue 25-Jan-22 20:01:29

1. Ibuprofen: it affects the baby’s circulation and kidney.

2. Misoprostol: can cause miscarriage.

3. Mifepristone and Methotrexate: Can cause immediate miscarriage or fetal defect.

4. Benzodiazepines: Can cause cleft lip or cleft palate.

5. Avoid thalidomide, isotretinoin, tetracycline, sulfonamides, lithium, fluconazole must be avoided.

Tashaajayi Wed 26-Jan-22 22:01:03 Add Message | Report

Thank you for sharing this

Rhemaivie Wed 26-Jan-22 02:01:09 Add Message | Report

Thanks for sharing. I always advise moms not to self medicate unless it is prescribed by their doctor. Pregnancy is such a delicate period and for the safety of mom and the baby, always seek clarity from your health professional

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