Skip to Content

Pregnancy - is esomeprazole safe in 1st trimester?

Responses (1)

Inactive 9 Mar 2013

Esomeprazole Pregnancy Warnings

Esomeprazole has been assigned to pregnancy category B by the FDA. Animal studies have failed to reveal evidence of teratogenicity or fetal harm at therapeutic doses. However, doses of 5.5 to 56 times the human dose on a body surface area basis have produced dose-related embryolethality and fetal resorption. There are no controlled data in human pregnancy. Esomeprazole is only recommended for use during pregnancy when benefit outweighs risk.

Read more at:

Do consult with your Dr.

Take care, free discount card

Further Information

Search for questions

Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.

Similar Questions