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Nabilone Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Nabilone is also known as: Cesamet

Nabilone Pregnancy Warnings

Nabilone has been assigned to pregnancy category C by the FDA. Animal studies have revealed evidence of decreased fetal weights, increased fetal mortality, pregnancy disruptions, and early resorptions. There are no controlled data in human pregnancy. Nabilone should only be given during pregnancy when the potential benefits outweigh the potential risks.

Nabilone Breastfeeding Warnings

There are no data on the excretion of nabilone into human milk. Because many drugs including some cannabinoids are excreted in breast milk, it is not recommended that nabilone be given to nursing mothers.

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