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Nedocromil ophthalmic Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Nedocromil ophthalmic is also known as: Alocril

Nedocromil ophthalmic Pregnancy Warnings

Nedocromil ophthalmic has been assigned to pregnancy category B by the FDA. Animal studies using doses of 100 mg/kg/day subcutaneously have not revealed evidence of adverse fetal outcome. Nedocromil undergoes low systemic absorption (<4% of a dose) after ocular administration. There are no controlled studies in human pregnancy. Nedocromil ophthalmic should only be used if need has been clearly established.

Nedocromil ophthalmic Breastfeeding Warnings

There are no data on the excretion of nedocromil into human milk. Nedocromil undergoes low systemic absorption (<4% of a dose) after ocular administration. The manufacturer recommends that caution be used when administering nedocromil ophthalmic to nursing women.

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