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Alogliptin Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Alogliptin is also known as: Nesina

Alogliptin Pregnancy Warnings

FDA pregnancy category: B Use alogliptin only if clearly needed and benefit outweighs potential risk.

Alogliptin was not teratogenic when administered to animals during organogenesis at doses up to 149 and 180 times the clinical dose. In addition, no harm to the developing embryo or adverse effects on the growth and development of offspring was observed when alogliptin was given to animals at approximately 95 times the clinical exposure. Following oral administration to pregnant animals, placental transfer of alogliptin was observed. Animal fertility studies showed that alogliptin had no adverse effects on embryonic development, mating, or fertility at doses approximately 172 times the clinical dose. There are no controlled data in human pregnancy. FDA pregnancy category B: Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Alogliptin Breastfeeding Warnings

Caution is recommended. Excreted into human milk: Unknown Excreted into animal milk: Yes The effects in the nursing infant are unknown.

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