Lithium during pregnancy increases risk of birth defects

?Major malformations? more common in women taking lithium in first trimester of pregnancy, but risk is low overall

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/health/lithium-bipolar-birth-defects-mood-disorders-major-depression-malformation-study-a8405036.html

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Robert Zinn, M.D., Ph.D. is a medical doctor, physician, and web entrepreneur, who, for over 15 years was employed by academic and research institutions and focused his clinical practices on very specialized patient populations, such as those with rare genetic diseases or rare cancers. He shares his knowledge through his website, NutritionTheory.org

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