I am 8 months pregnant and my husband just started taking accutane! Is it OK for use to have sex or not?

Accutane, sex, partner, pregnant

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Accutane and the male

Yes, it is perfectly safe for you to have sex with your husband even though you are pregnant and he is on accutane, in the sense that accutane (isotretinoin) is not transferred through the male's sperm or seminal fluids.

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