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Loracarbef Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Loracarbef is also known as: Lorabid, Lorabid Pulvules

Loracarbef Pregnancy Warnings

Loracarbef has been assigned to pregnancy category B by the FDA. Animal studies failed to reveal evidence of fetal harm. There are no controlled data in human pregnancy. Loracarbef should only be given during pregnancy when benefit outweighs risk.

Loracarbef Breastfeeding Warnings

There are no data on the excretion of loracarbef into human milk. Other cephalosporins are excreted into human milk in small amounts; however, adverse effects in the nursing infant are unlikely. Other beta-lactam antibiotics have been classified as compatible with breast-feeding by the American Academy of Pediatrics.

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