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would the drug allopurinol teva be suitable to take as a tablet

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would the drug allopurinol teva be suitable to take as a tablet for an unwanted pregnancy in the same way as other medications?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 3 years ago.
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No, it would not.
This is a medication for gout.
It has nothing to do with pregnancy
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Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Would it cause a termination?

Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 3 years ago.
Hi--no allopurinol isn't likely to cause a miscarriage or termination of a pregnancy. It could result in birth defects, though
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 3 years ago.
No it will not reliably cause termination