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<p>In a retrospective analysis of 1.4 million pregnancies in Denmark, use of the oral antifungal medication fluconazole during pregnancy was tied to a significantly increased risk of spontaneous abortion associated with fluconazole exposure (HR, 1.48; 95%CI, 1.23-1.77), compared with risk among unexposed women and women who used a topical antifungal during pregnancy. Until more data on the association are available, cautious prescribing of fluconazole in pregnancy might be advisable. Although the risk of stillbirth wasn’t significantly increased, this outcome should be investigated further.<sup>1</sup></p>

Antifungal drug tied to miscarriage risk