Can I take a DMD whilst pregnant?

Medications are generally not tested on pregnant women, as it is unethical to expose the fetus to the potential risks.  That said, there are medications that have not been shown to cause harm in many thousands of pregnancies, and therefore experience tells us they are safe.

In terms of DMDs (disease-modifying drugs), the one currently licensed for use during pregnancy is Copaxone, but you should always discuss with your doctor before making any changes to your medication.

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