I have recently descovered I am 12 weeks pregnant, but have been taking ephedrine supplements. Did it harm my baby at all? Should I be worried?
I found what has been reported on the web, but please to be safer consult your gynecologists for more info.
Animal reproduction studies have not been conducted with Ephedrine Sulfate Injection, USP. Also, it is not known whether the drug can cause fetal harm when administered to a pregnant woman or can affect reproduction capacity. Ephedrine Sulfate Injection, USP should be given to a pregnant woman only if clearly indicated.
It is not known what effect Ephedrine Sulfate Injection, USP may have on the newborn or on the child's later growth and development when the drug is administered to the mother just before or during labor.
Take care, be well & safe!
- Ephedrine Information for Consumers
- Ephedrine Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Ephedrine (detailed)
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