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Flashcards in CH 8 Pharmacotherapy During PREGNANCY and Lactation Deck (3)
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A temporary organ that allows for nutrition and gas exchange between the mother and fetus:

Placenta

2

Five classifications developed by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that rate medication risks during pregnancy:

Pregnancy categories

3

Any substance, organism, or physical agent that interferes with growth or development of the embryo or fetus and produces a permanent abnormality or death:

Teratogen