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taking medicine while pregnant

i take effexor for depression and my dr said i can continue to take it during my first 2 trimester but im still concerned i hate taking anything has anyone taken this medicine or some type of depression medicine while pregnant? if so was the baby ok?

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mom24147

Asked by mom24147 at 8:56 PM on Sep. 21, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • The doctor wouldn't allow you to take it if it could harm the baby. If you are really worried, look up information on the medication, or talk to a pharmacist (go to Walgreens, CVS, Rite Aid, your local pharmacy, etc...they all allow free consults).
    laird6372

    Answer by laird6372 at 5:24 AM on Sep. 22, 2009

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