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Lidocaine topical Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Lidocaine topical is also known as: Aloe Vera Burn Relief Spray with Lidocaine, AneCream, Anestacon, Anestafoam, Bactine, Dermaflex, Glydo, LMX 4, LMX 4 with Tegaderm, LMX 5, LidoRx, Lidocaine Viscous, Lidocream, Lidoderm, Lidomar, Medi-Quik Spray, RectiCare, Solarcaine Burn Relief, Topicaine, Uro-Jet, Uro-Jet AC, Xylocaine 10% Oral, Xylocaine Jelly, Xylocaine Topical, Xylocaine Viscous

Lidocaine topical Pregnancy Warnings

Use is not recommended unless clearly needed. AU TGA pregnancy category: A US FDA pregnancy category: B Comment: Medical supervision is recommended during pregnancy.

This drug crosses the placenta. Animal studies did not show evidence of harm to the fetus. There are no adequate or well-controlled studies in pregnant women. AU TGA pregnancy category A: Drugs which have been taken by a large number of pregnant women and women of childbearing age without any proven increase in the frequency of malformations or other direct or indirect harmful effects on the fetus having been observed. US 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.

Lidocaine topical Breastfeeding Warnings

Caution is recommended. Excreted into human milk: Yes Comments: Medical supervision is recommended during breastfeeding.

This drug is excreted in human milk; the milk to plasma ratio is 0.4.

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