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Adalimumab Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Adalimumab is also known as: Humira

Adalimumab Pregnancy Warnings

To monitor outcomes of pregnant women exposed to adalimumab, a pregnancy registry has been established. Physicians are encouraged to register patients by calling 1-877-311-8972.

Adalimumab has been assigned to pregnancy category B by the FDA. Animal studies have revealed no teratogenic, embryotoxic or fetotoxic effects. There are no controlled data in human pregnancy. Adalimumab is only recommended for use during pregnancy when benefit outweighs risk.

Adalimumab Breastfeeding Warnings

Limited data indicate that adalimumab is present in low levels in human milk and is not likely to absorbed to any appreciable extent by a breastfed infant. Caution should be exercised when adalimumab is administered to a nursing woman.

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