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New Recommendations Released for Treating Psoriasis in Pregnant and Breastfeeding Women

Posted: November 29, 2011

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Studies also suggest that pregnant women with psoriasis have increased risk of poor birth outcomes, such as preterm births and preeclampsia. Women with severe psoriasis were also found to have a higher incidence of low birth weight babies compared to those without the disease.

Learn more about treating psoriasis in pregnancy and nursing at www.psoriasis.org/pregnancy/nursing.