Laurel is a 35 year old lady who presents to the GP surgery with her husband. She was discharged from hospital a few weeks ago after a bout of bloody diarrhoea and abdominal pain. She has been given a diagnosis of Crohn’s disease and is now currently stable on Sulfasalazine.
She attends to discuss pregnancy as they are planning to start a family soon. Which one of the following statements is most correct?