Piperacillin Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings
Piperacillin is also known as: Pipracil
Piperacillin Pregnancy Warnings
Piperacillin has been assigned to pregnancy category B by the FDA. Animal studies have failed to reveal evidence of fetotoxicity or teratogenicity. There are no controlled data in human pregnancy. Piperacillin should only be given during pregnancy when need has been clearly established.
Piperacillin Breastfeeding Warnings
Piperacillin is excreted into human milk in small amounts. Adverse effects in the nursing infant are unlikely. The manufacturer recommends that caution be used when administering piperacillin to nursing women.
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