Safer medication use in pregnancy
Source:Treating for two
Corporate Authors:Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.).
Keywords:Consumer Product Safety
Nonprescription Drugs/administration & Dosage
Nonprescription Drugs/adverse Effects
Nonprescription Drugs/therapeutic Use
Pregnancy Complications/drug Therapy
Prescription Drugs/administration & Dosage
Prescription Drugs/adverse Effects
Prescription Drugs/therapeutic Use
Description:9 out of 10 women in the United States take a medication during pregnancy.
5.4 million pregnancies are exposed to medications each year.
Women and healthcare providers don’t have enough information to make informed decisions.
How some medications can be harmful
Learn more about CDC’s prescription for this problem. Treating for Two: A national strategy to improve the health of mothers and babies through safer medication use in pregnancy.
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