Medicines and Use in Pregnancy

September 2013
Midwifery News;Sep2013, Issue 70, p22
The article presents a reprint of the article "Medicines and Use in Pregnancy" which appeared in the June 2013 issue of "Prescriber Update." It highlights the advisory from the New Zealand Medicines and Medical Devices Safety Authority concerning the safety use of medicines during pregnancy. It categorizes medicines based on definition and prescription wherein each category indicates the level of safety or risk of the categorized medicine when used in pregnancy.


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