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Is it safe to continue with Noresthirone while trying to get pregnant ?

Hi.i am taking noresthirone and trying to concieve.is it safe to take prenatal vitamins with Noresthirone?
Tue, 19 Apr 2011
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Norethisterone is contraindicated in pregnancy per say.The only time progesterone is used in early pregnancy is for luteal support.
Prenatal vitamins should be started during first trimester.
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hi,welcome to healthcare magic
norethisterone is an oral contraceptive which contains hormones which prevent pregnancy(by preventing the egg development),so if you are trying to get pregnant stop that medicines.it also cause birth defects so contraindicated when you are pregnant.
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