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Hydrocodone / pseudoephedrine Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Hydrocodone / pseudoephedrine is also known as: ColdCough HCM, Detussin, Entuss-D Liquid, H-C Tussive D, Histinex D, Histussin D, Hytussin, Iotussin D Liquid, Liquituss HD, P-V-Tussin, Pancof HC, Rezira, SymTan, Tussafin, Tussgen

Hydrocodone / pseudoephedrine Pregnancy Warnings

Hydrocodone-pseudoephedrine has been assigned to pregnancy category C by the FDA. Animal reproduction studies have not been conducted on this combination product. There are no controlled data on this combination product in human pregnancy. Hydrocodone-pseudoephedrine is only recommended for use during pregnancy when benefit outweighs risk.

Hydrocodone / pseudoephedrine Breastfeeding Warnings

There are no data on the excretion of hydrocodone and pseudoephedrine into human milk. The manufacturer recommends that due to the potential for serious adverse reactions in nursing infants, a decision should be made to discontinue nursing or discontinue hydrocodone and pseudoephedrine, taking into account the importance of hydrocodone and pseudoephedrine to the mother.

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