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Levocetirizine Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Levocetirizine is also known as: Levrix, Xyzal

Levocetirizine Pregnancy Warnings

FDA pregnancy category: B Use levocetirizine only if clearly needed.

Levocetirizine was not teratogenic in animal studies at oral doses approximately 320 and 390, respectively, times the maximum recommended daily oral dose in adults on a mg/m2 basis. 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.

Levocetirizine Breastfeeding Warnings

Use of levocetirizine is not recommended. Excreted into human milk: Unknown Excreted into animal milk: Unknown The effects in the nursing infant are unknown.

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