FDA pregnancy category C.* This medication may be harmful to an unborn baby. It is not known whether potassium passes into breast milk or if it could harm a nursing baby. Do not use this medication without telling your doctor if you are breast-feeding a baby.
*Category C - Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
There are no controlled data in human pregnancy. Some experts consider potassium replacement to be indicated and relatively safe for pregnant women. Potassium citrate is only recommended for use during pregnancy when benefit outweighs risk.
Which one is correct? Can I use Urocit K as I have kidenystone