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Diamox Pregnancy


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  • Extended release
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Is Diamox (Acetazolamide) safe during pregnancy or nursing?

The FDA category for this medication is C. It is advised that you: Weigh risks vs. benefits

Diamox (Acetazolamide) pregnancy info from our pharmacists

  • Upsides
  • No info available
  • Downsides
  • No info available
  • Tips
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  • Risks
  • Diamox (Acetazolamide) has been shown to be cause birth defects. It should be used in pregnancy only if the potential benefit justifies the potential risk to the fetus.
Source: FDA package insert