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Birth defects

if a man takes oxycodone and gets his wife pregnant what is the chance that our kid would come out with birth defects  
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Check with your doctor, but I don't think opiates taken by the man affect the baby.  Are you saying he is addicted or just that he took them at the time when the baby was conceived?  The main risk in taking painkillers is that the baby might be born addicted, but that is when the mother takes them later in the pregnancy.
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