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14 Mar 2004

Taking Zoloft while pregnant
Hi

My husband and I have been taliking about having a baby for a while, but I have Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and have been on Zoloft for the last seven years.

Recently, I have stopped taking it because I dod not know if you can take it while pregnant, but have now found that I simply cannot live a normal life without it - can a person take Zoloft while pregnant? What are the risks involved?

Regards
Cassie
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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

The drug which has been most studied in pregnancy is Prozac. This does not cause any deformities in the fetus although some studies have reported a slightly higher miscarriage rate.

Best wishes
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