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trying to have my first, on remicade for crohns

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Hi I have had Crohns since I was 7 years old and nobody in my family have it im the only one!! So my question is I am now 19 about to be 20 and me and my boyfriend are trying to have my first kid and his 3rd. The only medication I take for my crohns is remicade and my crohns is in perfect condiction hasn't been active for a little over a year. What would be your advise for me and consernes!!!!


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replied January 16th, 2016
Crohn Disease Answer A55631
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and i understand your concern. Crohns disease may flare up with pregnancy but good thing is that you are on remicade which is safe in pregnancy so yes you can conceive and stay compliant with remicade. Wont be a problem.

I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care
Khan


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