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Ephedrine Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Ephedrine is also known as: Akovaz

Ephedrine Pregnancy Warnings

Ephedrine has been assigned to pregnancy category C by the FDA. Animal studies have not been reported. There are no controlled data in human pregnancy. Ephedrine is only recommended for use during pregnancy when benefit outweighs risk. In addition, the manufacturer recommends ephedrine for use during pregnancy only if clearly indicated.

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Ephedrine Breastfeeding Warnings

Ephedrine is excreted into human milk. Breast-feeding is considered to be contraindicated by the manufacturer.

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References for pregnancy information

  1. "Product Information. Ephedrine Sulfate (ephedrine)." Bedford Laboratories, Bedford, OH.

References for breastfeeding information

  1. "Product Information. Ephedrine Sulfate (ephedrine)." Bedford Laboratories, Bedford, OH.

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