Moxifloxacin ophthalmic Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Moxifloxacin ophthalmic is also known as: Moxeza, Vigamox

Moxifloxacin ophthalmic Pregnancy Warnings

Moxifloxacin ophthalmic has been assigned to pregnancy category C by the FDA. Animal studies with large oral doses have revealed evidence of decreased fetal weight, and delayed fetal skeletal ossification. There are no controlled data in human pregnancy. Moxifloxacin ophthalmic should only be used during pregnancy when benefit outweighs risk.

Moxifloxacin ophthalmic Breastfeeding Warnings

There are no data on the excretion of moxifloxacin ophthalmic into human milk; however, it is presumed to be excreted in human milk. The manufacturer recommends that caution be used when administering moxifloxacin ophthalmic to nursing women.

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