... pregnant..can it cause teratogenicity?
You should avoid getting pregnant for at least 1 month after taking Albendazole.
Animal studies have shown signs of teratogenicity and there are no studies in humans.
This from https://www.drugs.com/pregnancy/albendazole.html
"... Do not use Albendazole if you are pregnant. It may cause harm to the fetus. Avoid becoming pregnant while you are taking it and for at least 1 month after you stop taking it. If you think you may be pregnant, contact your doctor right away. "
- Albendazole Information for Consumers
- Albendazole Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Albendazole (detailed)
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