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Is it safe to take Valerian when you are pregnant?

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You should not take Valerian if you are pregnant, plan on getting pregnant, or currently breastfeeding due to the risk of birth defects. If you are not sure if you can take a certain medication, vitamin, or supplement while pregnant, talk to your pharmacist.

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