Medications taken on a regular basis that exclude you from donating blood
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If you are taking any of the following medications on a regular basis, you cannot give blood.
If you have specific questions for Héma-Québec's staff before you go to a blood drive, please call the donor information line at
- Child birth/Breast-feeding
- Man who had sex with a man
- Sore throat
- Body piercing/Tattoos
- Trali (Transfusion-Related Acute Lung Injury)
- Tick bite
- For more information, please contact our Donor Services at:1 800 847.2525