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Is Folitrax contraindicated in pregnant woman?

Hi Sir,My wife is 32 years,she was suffering from scleroderma disease since few years,nd she is taking folitrax 5 mg once in week.bt now she is pregnant 9 week.initially she was taken 4-5 week folitrax,this drug is contraindicated in pregnancy.So wat should be do now,we r getting confused any this.
Wed, 25 Oct 2017
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HI,

FOlitrax is contraindicated in pregnant women. This will kill the baby in early pregnancy. Please get detailed anomaly scan done.
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