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Dextromethorphan / quinidine Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Dextromethorphan / quinidine is also known as: Nuedexta

Dextromethorphan / quinidine Pregnancy Warnings

Dextromethorphan-quinidine has been assigned to pregnancy category C by the FDA. Animal studies have revealed evidence of teratogenicity. There are no controlled data in human pregnancy. Dextromethorphan-quinidine is only recommended for use during pregnancy when there are no alternatives and benefit outweighs risk.

Dextromethorphan / quinidine Breastfeeding Warnings

There are no data on the excretion of dextromethorphan-quinidine into human milk. The manufacture recommends that caution be used when administering dextromethorphan-quinidine to nursing women.

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