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hydrocodon and conception
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An_253713 posted:
Hello,

My husband was taking for hydrocodon for almost a week then for kidney stones when I conceived. Would there be any problem? I mean is it possible to pass the drug through semen and cause any birth defects for the baby. I am really getting worried.

Thanks,
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Sarah McMoyler, RN responded:
Highly unlikely - as a medical professional, I am unaware of any contraindications associated with medication being passed via the partner affecting the embryo.

Sarah McMoyler, RN, BSN


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