Ipratropium nasal Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings
Ipratropium nasal is also known as: Atrovent Nasal
Ipratropium nasal Pregnancy Warnings
Ipratropium has been assigned to pregnancy category B by the FDA. Animal studies have failed to reveal evidence of teratogenicity. There are no controlled data in human pregnancy. Ipratropium is only recommended for use during pregnancy benefit outweighs risk.
Ipratropium nasal Breastfeeding Warnings
There are no data on the excretion of ipratropium into human milk. Due to low serum concentrations obtained with oral inhalation and intranasal administration, as well as poor absorption of ipratropium from the gastrointestinal tract, it is unlikely that the drug would reach a nursing infant in an appreciable amount. The manufacturer recommends that caution be used when administering ipratropium nasal to nursing women.
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