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Phenylephrine use while Breastfeeding

Drugs containing Phenylephrine: Bromfed, Promethazine VC with Codeine, Cough & Cold Relief, Vicks NyQuil Severe Cold & Flu, Neo-Synephrine, Vicks DayQuil Severe Cold & Flu, Sudafed PE Congestion, Sudafed PE Sinus Pressure + Pain, Phenergan VC with Codeine, PCM, Show all 1312 »Comtrex Cold & Cough, Dimetapp Children's Cold & Cough, Theraflu Flu & Sore Throat, Hemorrhoidal, Vicks Dayquil Cold & Flu Relief, Dallergy, Hemorrhoidal Ointment, Tylenol Cold & Flu Severe, Entac, Mucinex Fast-Max Severe Congestion & Cough, Alahist CF, Rondec, Ed A-Hist, Aldex, Phenergan VC, Tusicof, Histex-DM, Hydrocodone CP, Mucus Relief PE, Benadryl Allergy Plus Cold, Advil Sinus Congestion & Pain, Norel AD, Theraflu Nighttime Severe Cold & Cough, Deconex, Nasal Decongestant PE, Biorphen, Preparation H Cooling Gel, Maxiphen, Tusdec-DM, Desgen DM, Aerohist Plus, Sudafed PE Sinus & Allergy, Sinus & Allergy PE, Neo-Synephrine Nasal, Tylenol Sinus + Headache Day, Aldex D, Relief, Rynex DM, DuraMAX, Rymed, Extendryl, Nostril Nasal Decongestant, Sinus Congestion & Pain, Relacon-HC, Deconex DMX, Robitussin Children's Cough & Cold CF, Neocitran Non Drowsy Extra Strength Cold and Flu, Duravent DM, Theraflu Multi-Symptom Severe Cold with Lipton Flavors, BroveX ADT, Dimetapp Children's Nighttime Cold & Congestion, Duomax, Entex LA, Ed A-Hist DM, Dimetapp Children's Cold & Allergy, Preparation H Suppositories, Hemorid, Genexa LA, Mucus Relief Sinus, Robitussin Cough & Allergy, Deconex IR, Poly Hist Forte, Novahistine, Codimal DM, Nasex, Preparation H Maximum Strength, Rynatan Pediatric, Ceron, Alka-Seltzer Plus Cold, Cyclomydril, Decon-A, Alacol, Donatussin, Mucinex Sinus-Max Severe Congestion Relief, Carbaphen CH, Sudafed PE Sinus Congestion Nighttime, Aldex G, Tridal, Poly Tussin EX, Aridex, Cyndal HD, Viratan-DM, Altex Liquid, Theraflu ExpressMax Nighttime Severe Cold & Cough, Mucinex Sinus-Max Day & Night (Night), Night Time Severe Cold and Cough, Aldex DM, AllerTan, Levall, B-Tuss, Resperal, Theraflu Sinus & Cold, Zotex, Rescon-GG, Cold & Cough Childrens, Donatussin Drops, Tanoral, Nu-COPD, Amidal, Amitex LA, Liquibid-D 1200, Pendex, Dexcon-DM, Tussex, Giltuss, Preparation H Multi-Symptom, M-End PE, Robafen CF, Mucinex Children's Multi-Symptom Cold, Desgen, Donatussin DM Drops, Sildec-PE DM, C-Phen DM, NoHist DM, Seradex, Qual-Tussin, Nexphen PD, Ala-Hist PE, Theraflu Cold & Cough, Sudafed PE Head Congestion + Mucus, Sudafed PE Pressure+Pain+Cough, Vazculep, Drysec, Mydfrin, Prefrin, Mucus Relief Complete, Sudafed PE Head Congestion + Flu Severe, Mucinex Children's Cold, Cough & Sore Throat, Nasop, Promethazine VC Plain, Omidria, Dryphen, XL-3 Cold Medicine, Tylenol Allergy Multi-Symptom, AlleRx Dose Pack, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Cold & Flu Formula Effervescent Tablets, XL-3 Xtra Cold and Cough, Actifed Cold and Allergy, Triall, Sudafed PE Cold & Cough, Daytime Cold & Flu, Triple Tannate Pediatric, Duraphen DM, R-Tanna, Ed A-Hist LA, Histatab Plus, Comhist LA, Novahistine Elixir, Phenylhistine, Sinutuss DM, Nortuss-DE, G-Tusicof, Zotex Pediatric, Tussidex, Relhist DMX, Tusso-DMR, West-Decon M, Coldex, AccuHist Drops, Trigofen Drops, Rhinatate-NF, Rynatan, Ny-Tannic, Broncotron-D, Supress-DX, Virdec, G-Supress DX, Tussi-Pres, Pres Gen Pediatric, Rompe Pecho CF, Tussi-Pres Pediatric, Dec-Chlorphen, Rinate Pediatric, ChlorTan D, Triaminic Cold & Allergy, P-Tann D, Cardec Drops, CP Dec, PediaTan D, Histadec, Tannate Pediatric, C Phen, C Phen Drops, Dec-Chlorphen Drops, Rondex Drops, Broncotron Ped, Rondex, Chlor-Mes Jr, CP Dec Drops, Allan Tannate Pediatric, Tanahist-D, PD-Hist D, Ceron Drops, PD-Hist D Drops, Dallergy Drops, Nasohist Pediatric, Phenchlor Tannate Pediatric, Mucinex Children's Congestion & Cough, Mucinex Children's FreeFrom Multi-Symptom Cold & Stuffy Nose, G-Tron Ped, Giltuss Pediatrics, Atrohist Pediatric, Chlorex A, Tusso-XR, Execof ER, Tusso-DM, Ambi 40/1000/60, Maxiphen-G DM, Z-tuss DM, Deconex DM, PDM GG, ExeTuss-DM, VanaTab DM, Despec NR Drops, Endacon DM, Nalex-A SR, Relera, C-Hist-SR, Giltuss TR, Q-Tussin CF, Tussin CF, Tusslin, Robitussin Multi-Symptom Cold CF, Robitussin Multi-Symptom Cold CF Maximum Strength, Mucinex Fast-Max Day Time Severe Congestion & Cough, Mucinex Children's Day Time Multi-Symptom Cold, Zotex-EX, Chlortox, Nivanex DMX, Z-Dex, Endacon, Allerest PE, Dexcon-PE, Pres Gen, Tussafed-EX, GDP-EX, TriTuss, TriTuss-ER, Tussafed-EX Drops, BP Allergy JR, Certuss-D (old formulation), Dynatuss EX, Dacex-PE, Suphedrine PE Sinus & Allergy, Anextuss, Ricobid NR, NoHist LQ, Sonahist, Zotex LAX, Dacex-DM, Duraphen II DM, Duraphen Forte, Maxiphen DM, G-Phen DM, Despec DM Syrup, Phlemex Forte, Phlemex-PE, Guaphen Forte, Guaphen II DM, AlleRx, Ed ChlorPed D, Rynatan-S Pediatric, Tri-Tannate, Prop-A-Hist, MyHist-PD, Triplex AD, Pro-Red AC, Dexphen w/C, Vanacof CD, Airacof, Histalet Forte, Naldecon, Andecon Pediatric Drops, Naldelate, Endal CD (old formulation), Sinucon, Uni Decon, Poly Hist PD (old formulation), Hot Lemon Cough and Colds Relief DM, Giltuss Ped-C, Maxiphen CD, Maxiphen CDX, Tussirex, Tussirex Sugar Free, Ala-Hist AC, Notuss-PE, Nalspan, West-Decon, M-Phen, Zotex-C, Phena-S 12, Pyrichlor PE, Pro-Red AC (old formulation), Nalex-A, Tanamine Pediatric, Tri-Tannate Pediatric, Rhinatate Pediatric, Rhinatate, Url-Tannate Pediatric, Tritan, Tanamine, R-Tannamine, URL-Tannate, Linhist-LA, Comhist, Rhinacon A, NoHist-A, Conal, Triotann, Vanex Forte, Equitan Pediatric, Ru-Hist Forte, Histatan, Phena-S, Triotann Pediatric, Chlorex-A 12, Tri-Gestan S, Tri-Hist Pediatric, Phena-Plus, Tri Tann Pediatric, Nalex A 12, Codimal PH, Dicomal-PH, Cardec, NalDex, Zotex HC, Codimal DH, Notuss PD, EndaCof-Plus, Hydex PD, Nalphen, CoryZa-D, Re-Drylex, DexPhen M, Hista-Vadrin, Rescon-MX, Rescon-Jr, RhinaHist, ProHist, Dytan-DM, Duratuss AC 12, D-Tann DM, R-Tannate, Q-Hist LA, Gelhist Pediatric, R-Tannate Pediatric, Ry-Tann, Maxichlor PEH, NoHist, Sildec-PE, Acta-Tabs PE, Sildec-PE Drops, P-Hist, Coryza-DM, Histex-AC, G-P-Tuss DXP, Nalgest, Mydriatic 3, CTP, Tanoral Pediatric, Triotann-S Pediatric, Sinucon Pediatric, Dexall, Nalgestic Pediatric, Nalda-Relief Pediatric, Alahist DM, Bionatuss DXP, Panatuss Pediatric DXP, Y-Cof DM, Triotann-S, Supress A, Panatuss DXP, Tussall, Tussall-ER, Supress A Pediatric, Poly Tan DM, Cytuss-HC NR, H-C Tussive-NR, Histussin HC Syrup, R-Tannamine Pediatric, Poly Tan D, Polytussin DM, Donatussin DM Suspension, Hycomine Compound, Diphentann-D, PediaCare Daytime Multi-Symptom Cold, Ru-Tuss with Hydrocodone, PhendaCof Plus, Lortuss HC, Nalex-DH, Phenylephrine HD, Tusdec-HC, Vetuss HC Syrup, Rolatuss with Hydrocodone, Dicomal-DH, A-Tan 12X, Ryna-12X, Cyntex Liquid, Coldloc, Guaifenex, Enomine, Hycomal DH, Hyco-DH, Equi-Tex, Sudafed PE Head Congestion + Pain, Dristan Nasal Mist, Preparation H Ointment, Extendryl PEM, AlleRx Dose Pack PE (AM Dose), Mydriatic 4, Duo-Medihaler, Advil Congestion Relief, Codal-DH Syrup, Poly Hist HC, Tussplex, Trimal DH, Mintuss MR, De-Chlor MR, Codituss DH, Hydrophene DH, Phentex, Dura-Gest, Alconefrin-12, Guaifed Caps, Nescon-PD, Phenavent PED, Tussbid, Phenavent, Sina-12X, Guaifed PD, Deconsal II, Duravent PE, Phenavent D, Quintex, Phenavent LA, Crantex ER, Liquibid-PD, Duraphen II, Prolex PD, Crantex LA Tablets, Norel, Nasex-G, Phenylfenesin, Banex, Duratex, Ami-Tex, Guiatex, Fentex, Xedec, ED Bron GP, Despec, Wellbid-D 1200, Wellbid-D, Guaiphen-PD, Sitrex, Duratuss GP, Duratuss, Alahist D, Alconefrin-25, Crantex LA Capsules, Hemorid Cream, K-Tan, K-Tan 4, Viravan-T, Deconsal CT, Myci Spray, Promethazine VC, Hemorid Maximum Strength, Pyril Mal Phenyl HCl, Hemorid Ointment, GoodSense Hemorrhoidal, KGS-PE, Medicone Hemorrhoidal, Anu-Med, Hemorrhoidal Cooling Gel, Ryna-12, Poly Hist Forte (old formulation), Prompt Relief, Ru-Hist D (old formulation), Prohist LQ, Histex-PE, Nasopen PE, Vasosulf, Murocoll 2, Pyril D, Ryna-12S, R-Tannic-S A/D, Pyrlex PD, Rynesa 12S, Deconsal CT Tannate, Ry-T-12, V-Tann, Viravan-S, Pyril Tann-12, Prep-Hem, Formulation R, Afrin 4 Hour Extra Moisturizing, Isopto Frin, Altafrin, Refresh Redness Relief, Ocu-Phrin, Phenoptic, Neo-Synephrine Ophthalmic, AK-Nefrin, Nasal Four, Neofrin, Vicks Sinex Nasal Spray (old formulation), Rhinall, 4-Way Menthol, 4 Way Fast Acting Nasal Spray, Neo-Synephrine Mild Nasal, Neo-Synephrine Extra Strength Nasal, Little Noses Decongestant, AK-Dilate, Suphedrine PE, Anusert Ointment, Gilchew IR, Sudafed PE Children's Nasal Decongestant, PediaCare Children's Decongestant, Ricobid-D, Contac-D, Lusonal, Little Colds Decongestant, AH-Chew D, Help I Have A Stuffy Nose, Congest Aid II, Dimetapp Toddler's Drops Decongestant, Phenyl-T, Triaminic Thin Strips Cold with Stuffy Nose, Nasop12, Sudogest PE, Despec-SF, Entex ER, Crantex, Sudafed PE Children's Cold & Cough, Triaminic Night Time Cold & Cough, Pediatex-CT, Dytan-D, Alahist LQ, Robitussin Night Time Cough & Cold, Benadryl Children's Allergy Plus Congestion, Theraflu Thin Strips Nighttime Cold and Cough, Children's Triacting Night Time, Benadryl-D Allergy Plus Sinus, Triaminic Thin Strips Night Time Cold & Cough, Diphenmax D, Aldex-CT, Uni-Tann D, Dallergy JR, PediaCare Nighttime Multi-Symptom Cold, D-Tann, Benadryl-D Children's Allergy & Sinus, D-Tann HC, Hydro GP, Duratuss HD, Crantex HC, Uni-Lev 5.0, Tussafed-HCG, Dynatuss HC, De-Chlor G, Levall 5.0, PediaCare Children's Allergy & Cold, Tussafed-HC, Ambi 5/15/100, Atuss G, Mintuss G, S-T Forte, Preparation H Rapid Relief With Lidocaine Totables, Preparation H Rapid Relief with Lidocaine Cream, Delsym Children's Night Time Cough & Cold, Dytan-HC, Gentex HC, PediaCare Children's Multi-Symptom Cold, V-Tan DM, Viravan-DM, Codal-DM Syrup, Dimetapp Toddler's Drops Decongestant Plus Cough, Vicks Formula 44 Custom Care Congestion, Theraflu Thin Strips Daytime Cold and Cough, Triaminic Day Time Cold & Cough, Deconsal DM Tannate, Triaminic Thin Strips Day Time Cold & Cough, Safetussin CD, Children's Triacting Daytime, Little Colds Decongestant/Cough, Albatussin Pediatric Drops, Albatussin Pediatric, Zotex-12, Triplex DM, Gestuss-HC, Donatuss DC, Tussinate, Endal HD, Rindal HPD, Hydro-DP, Poly Hist DHC, Alahist DHC, Poly-Tussin EX Syrup, Codituss DM, Poly Hist DM, Deconsal DM, Ru-Hist Plus, Tannate V DM, MyHist-DM, Pryil DM, Reme Hist DM, Simuc-HD, Donatussin DC, SINUvent PE, Respa-PE, D-Tab, Lusair, Relcof IR, Liquibid PD-R, Liquibid D-R, Sudafed PE Non-Drying Sinus, Aquatab D, ExeTuss-GP, Entex LQ, Guiatex PE, Guiadex PD, Visonex, Mucinex Children's Stuffy Nose & Cold, D-Phen 1000, ExeTuss, MucaphEd, J-Max, Sinupan, Prolex D, Endal, Quindal, Chemdal, Efasin, Deconsal Pediatric, Tussi-Pres PE, Fenesin PE IR, Chest Congestion Relief PE, PE-Guai, Zyrphen, Dimetapp Children's Cold & Chest Congestion, Supress-PE, Gilphex TR, Reese Onetab Congestion & Cough, Medent-PEI, Ambi 40/1000, Guiaplex HC, Guaiphen-D 1200, Nariz, Reluri, Norel EX, Guaifen PE, Zotex GPX, Simuc, Guaiphen-D 600, Lusonex, Xpect-PE, HydroFed, Nazarin HC, MonteFlu HC, Nariz HC, Qual-Tussin DC, Exetuss-HC, Duraphen 1000, Dynex LA, Nazarin, Zotex-GP, Medent-PE, Mydex, Refenesen Chest Congestion Relief PE, Sitrex PD, Duratuss PE, Triaminic Chest & Nasal Congestion, Simuc-GP, Miraphen PE, Liquibid-D, Xedec II, Gentex LA, MontePhen, Guaphenyl LA, Extendryl G, Sudex, Phenagil, Duradryl, Nuhist, Sinutab Sinus Maximum Strength, Alka-Seltzer Plus Cold & Cough Formula Effervescent Tablets, Chlorphenylcaine, Tympagesic, Otogesic, Quelidrine, Rolatuss, Vicks Sinex Daytime, Alka-Seltzer Plus Cold Formula Orange Zest Effervescent Tablets, Non-Pseudo Sinus Pain & Pressure, Mapap Sinus Congestion and Pain, Alka-Seltzer Plus Cold and Sinus, Congespirin Aspirin Free, Day Relief Sinus PE, D-Time Sinus, Dilotab II, Alka-Seltzer Plus Cold Formula Sparkling Original Effervescent Tablets, Alka-Seltzer Plus Cold Formula Cherry Burst Effervescent Tablets, Robitussin Peak Cold Nasal Relief, AccuHist LA, V-COF, Trexbrom (old formulation), Spec-T Sore Throat/Decongestant Lozenges, Sta-D, Histacol LA, Bellahist-D LA, Ex-Tuss, Alka-Seltzer Plus Day & Night Cold Formula (Night Cold), Protuss Tablet, Rolatuss-SR, Deconhist LA, Atrohist Plus, Alka-Seltzer Plus Non-Drowsy Cold Effervescent Tablets, Alka-Seltzer Plus Day & Night Cold Formula (Day Cold), Alka-Seltzer Plus Night Cold Formula Effervescent Tablets, Excedrin Sinus Headache, Vicks QlearQuil Daytime Sinus & Congestion, Vazotan, Benadryl Allergy Plus Sinus Headache, LuSonex Plus, Duratuss-A, Beechams All-in-One, Vicks Sinex Nighttime, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Allergy Sinus Congestion & Headache, Vicks QlearQuil Nighttime Sinus & Congestion, Theraflu Nighttime Multi-Symptom Severe Cold With Lipton Flavors, Mucinex Fast-Max Cold & Sinus, Theraflu ExpressMax Flu, Cough & Sore Throat, Theraflu Warming Relief Sinus & Cold, Robitussin Severe Multi-Symptom Cough Cold + Flu Nighttime, Children's Tylenol Plus Cold And Allergy, CVS Allergy & Sinus Headache, Tylenol Allergy Multi-Symptom Nighttime, Equate Allergy & Sinus Headache, Mucus Relief Cold & Sinus Maximum Strength, Mucinex Sinus-Max Pressure & Pain, Suphedrine PE Sinus Headache, Tylenol Sinus Severe Day, Tylenol Plus Children's Cold & Stuffy Nose, Sinus Congestion and Pain Daytime Cool Ice, Contac Cold + Flu (Day Formula), Scot-Tussin Original, Theraflu Cold & Sore Throat, Mucinex Sinus-Max Day Time Severe Congestion Relief, Sudafed PE Pressure+Pain+Mucus, Coldonyl, ConRx Sinus, Sudafed PE Triple Action, Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Severe, Mucinex Fast-Max Congestion and Headache Clear & Cool, Emagrin Forte, Theraflu Warming Relief Cold and Chest Congestion, Mucinex Sinus-Max Day & Night (Day), Histenol-Forte II, BetaTan, Pulmari, Severe Allergy and Sinus Headache, VazoTuss HC, Rhinabid PD, Bromfed-PD Capsules, Bromfenex PE Pediatric, Bromfenex PE, Rhinabid, Canges-HC, FluTuss HC, B-Vex D, Canges-HC NR, BPM PE HC, VasoTuss HC, Ala-Hist D, EndaCof-DH, Poly-Tussin DHC, Centussin DHC, BPM PE, Bromaphedrine D, M-Hist DM, BroveX-D, V-HIST, Zotex-PE, Ru-Hist D, BroveX PEB, Vazotab, Dimetane Decongestant, J-Tan D, LoHist PEB, Alenaze-D NR, Relhist BP, Rynex PE, Entre-B, BroveX PB, VazoBid, Dimaphen Elixir, VaZol-D, Relcof DM, AP-Hist DM, Trexbrom, EndaCof-PD, Duravent DPB, BPM DM PHEN, BroveX PB DM, Alahist DM (old formulation), Niva-Hist DM, Bromhist-PDX, Allanhist PDX Syrup, BP Allergy DM, Uni-Hist PDX Syrup, AccuHist PDX Syrup, Poly-Tussin AC, TL-Hist CD, BroveX PB CX, BroveX PB C, SymPak II, Alacol DM, Presgen B, EndaCof-DM, Dimetapp Children's Multi-Symptom Cold Relief Dye-Free, DuraTan DM, Glenmax PEB DM Forte, Bromatan-DM, Glenmax PEB DM, Lohist-DM, Brotapp PE-DM, Balacall DM, LoHist PEB DM, Y-COF DMX, BPM PE DM, BroveX PEB DM, Tussi-Pres B, Dimaphen DM, Dur-Tann DM, Bromtuss DM, TL-Hist DM, CVS Allergy & Cold, Benadryl Severe Allergy Plus Sinus Headache, Phenyl 15/12mg, HEB Allergy, Phenflu CD, Phenflu CDX, Rhinogesic, Trital SR, Norel SR, Covangesic, Tylenol Sinus Congestion and Pain Cool Burst Day Night, Mucinex Fast-Max Day Time Cold & Flu and Night Time Cold & Flu Maximum Strength, Sine-Off Sinus/Cold, Hybrid CF, Protid, Tylenol Plus Children's Cold, Comtrex Flu Therapy, Comtrex Severe Cold & Sinus, Tylenol Sinus Congestion & Pain Nighttime, Mucinex Fast-Max Day Time Severe Cold and Night Time Cold & Flu Maximum Strength, Mucinex Fast-Max Day Time Severe Congestion & Cough and Night Time Cold & Flu Maximum Strength, Gendecon, Alka-Seltzer Plus Multi-Symptom Cold & Flu (Night Formula), Alka-Seltzer Plus Multi-Symptom Cold & Flu Day & Night Liquid Gels (Night Formula), Alka-Seltzer Plus Maximum Strength Day & Night Cold & Flu Liquid Gels (Night Formula), Alka-Seltzer Plus Maximum Strength Night Cold & Flu Liquid Gels, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Sinus Congestion, Allergy & Cough Liquid Gels, Mucinex Fast-Max Night Time Cold & Flu Liquid Gels, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Sinus Congestion & Cough (Night Formula), Alka-Seltzer Plus Night Cold Formula Liquid, Mucinex Children's Day Time & Night Time Multi-Symptom Cold Value Pack, Tylenol Cold Multi-Symptom Nighttime Liquid, Delsym Night Time Multi-Symptom, Mucinex Fast-Max Day Severe Cold and Night Cold & Flu, Mucinex Sinus-Max Day & Night, Mucinex Fast-Max Day & Night, Respa C&C IR, Respa C&C, Dristan Cold Multi Symptom Formula, Super Strength Sinadrin, Mucinex Sinus-Max Pressure, Pain & Cough and Sinus-Max Clear & Cool Nasal Spray, Tylenol Cold Multi-Symptom Nighttime, Alka-Seltzer Plus Maximum Strength Cold & Cough, Comtrex Nighttime Cold & Cough, Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Day and Night, Theraflu Nighttime Severe Cold & Cough Caplets, Comtrex Cold & Cough Day Night, Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Nighttime, Codral Cold and Flu + Cough Day and Night, Multi Symptom Cold (Night Formula), PediaCare Flu Plus Acetaminophen, PediaCare Multi-Symptom Cold Plus Acetaminophen, Tylenol Children’s Cold + Flu, Dimetapp Children's Multi-Symptom Cold & Flu (old formulation), Tylenol Cold and Flu Severe Day & Night, Colrex, Colrex Compound, Cold Multi-Symptom (Nighttime), Multi Symptom Cold Relief, GNP Cold Relief Plus, Allergy Pain Relief, Onset Forte, Relief-PE, Robitussin Peak Cold Nighttime Nasal Relief, Pyrroxate, Allergy Multi-Symptom, PX Allergy Sinus PE, Allergy Sinus PE Pain Relief, ConRx Allergy Sinus, Alka-Seltzer Plus Maximum Strength Cold & Cough Liquid Gels, BC Sinus Pain & Congestion, Medicidin-D, Contac Cold + Flu (Night Formula), Triaminic Multi-Symptom Fever & Cold, Theraflu Warming Relief Nighttime Multi-Symptom Cold Caplets, Dimetapp Children's Nighttime Flu, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Sinus & Cold Hot Drink Mix, Alka-Seltzer Plus Night Severe Cold+Flu Hot Drink Mix, Mucinex Children's Multi-Symptom Cold & Fever, Theraflu Warming Relief Flu & Sore Throat, Alka-Seltzer Plus Maximum Strength Day Cold & Flu Liquid Gels, Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Daytime, Tylenol Cold Max Day, Theraflu Warming Relief Daytime Severe Cold & Cough, Theraflu Warming Relief Daytime Multi-Symptom Cold Caplets, Cold Multi-Symptom (Daytime), Alka-Seltzer Plus Multi-Symptom Cold & Flu Day Liquid Gels, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Sinus Congestion & Cough Liquid Gels, Theraflu ExpressMax Daytime Severe Cold & Cough, Multi Symptom Cold (Day Formula), Mucinex Fast-Max Congestion & Headache, Day Time Multi-Symptom Cold/Flu Relief, Vicks Dayquil Cold & Flu Symptom Relief Plus Vitamin C, Day Relief PE, Comtrex Cold and Cough Maximum Strength, Theraflu Daytime Severe Cold & Cough, Flu & Severe Cold & Cough Daytime Powder, Mucinex Children's FreeFrom Multi-Symptom Cold & Flu Nighttime, Little Colds Multi-Symptom, Delsym Children’s Cough+ Cold Night Time, Sudafed PE Nighttime Cold, Mucinex Fast-Max Night Time Cold & Flu, Mucinex Children's Night Time Multi-Symptom Cold, Robitussin Multi-Symptom Cold Night Time, CounterAct Night, Suphedrine PE Severe Cold, Mucinex Sinus-Max Night Time Congestion & Cough, Delsym Cough+ Cold Night Time, Mucinex Nightshift Sinus, Theraflu Warming Relief Nighttime Severe Cold & Cough, Sudafed PE Severe Cold, Tylenol Plus Children's Cold & Allergy, Dimetapp Children's Multi-Symptom Cold & Flu, Mucinex Sinus-Max Day and Night Maximum Strength, Mucinex Nightshift Sinus Clear & Cool, Mucinex Nightshift Cold & Flu Clear & Cool, Vicks Nature Fusion Cold & Flu Multi-Symptom Relief, BC Cough & Cold, Mucinex Children's FreeFrom Multi-Symptom Cold, Flu & Sore Throat, Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Severe (old formulation), Phenflu DM, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Sinus, Cold & Cough Liquid Gels, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Cough, Mucus & Congestion Liquid Gels, Decorel Forte Plus, Mucinex Fast-Max Severe Congestion & Cold, Mucinex Fast-Max Cold, Flu & Sore Throat, CounterAct Day, Alka-Seltzer Plus Day Severe Cold+Flu Hot Drink Mix, Mucinex Fast-Max Cold, Flu & Sore Throat Liquid Gels, Tylenol Cold + Mucus Severe, Non-Pseudo Cold Relief, Tylenol Cold Multi-Symptom Severe, Mucinex Fast-Max Severe Cold, Mucinex Fast-Max Day Time Severe Cold, Delsym Cough+ Cold Day Time, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Cold, Mucus & Congestion, Rompe Pecho MAX, Mapap Cold Formula, Sudafed PE Pressure+Pain+Cold, Robitussin Cold + Flu (Daytime), Tylenol Plus Children's Cold & Cough, Contac Complete Cough, Cold & Flu Extra Strength, Robitussin Peak Cold Daytime Cold + Flu, Mucinex Fast-Max Severe Congestion & Cough and Nightshift Cold & Flu, Mucinex FreeFrom Cold & Flu Daytime and FreeFrom Cold & Flu Nighttime, Tylenol Cough & Severe Congestion Daytime, Suphedrine PE Cold & Cough, Cold Head Congestion, Cold & Cough PE Multi-Symptom, Mucus Relief Plus, Adult Cold, Flu & Sore Throat, Robitussin Severe Multi-Symptom Cough Cold + Flu, ConRx Cold, Mucinex Sinus-Max Pressure, Pain & Cough, Cold Multi-Symptom Severe, Phenyl 7.5/6mg, J-Tan D SR, Lohist, Endal-HD Plus, Maxi-Tuss HC, Maxi-Tuss SA, Ventuss Syrup, Tuss-HC, Comtussin HC, Enplus-HD, Exo-Tuss, Coughtuss, Chemtussin HC, Ditussin-HC, Endotuss-HD, KG-Dal HD, Tuss-PD, Hyphen-HD, Ed-Tuss HC, Histinex HC, KG-Dal HD Plus, Iotussin HC, Hi-Tuss HC, Hydro-PC II, Tussive HC, Hydrocodone HD, Liquitussin HC Syrup, Duradal HD, Chlorphen HD, Quindal HD, Highland HC, Quindal HD Plus, Efasin-HD Plus, Tuss-DS, Cytuss HC, Histussin HC Liquid, H-C Tussive, Uni Tuss HC, Chlorgest HD, Nasatuss, De-Chlor HD, Atuss DR, Dex PC, P Chlor DM, Trital DM, Mintuss DR, Uni-Tuss DM, Corfen-DM, Tri-Vent DPC, DiHydro-PE, Coldtuss-DR, De-Chlor DR, De-Chlor DM, NeoTuss Plus, Norel DM, Father John's Medicine Plus, Atuss DM, Novahistine DH, Coldcough PD, Chemdal HD Plus, Chemdal HD, Vanex-HD, Mintuss MS, Guiaphen HD, Efasin-HD, Ed-TLC, Rindal-HD, Iodal HD, Endagen-HD, Pancof-PD, Qual-Tussin Pediatric, Donatussin Pediatric, P Chlor GG, SymPak, Tusscough DHC, Duohist DH, Despec-PD, Hydron CP, De-Chlor HC, Liquituss R-DM, AH-Chew, Chlor-Mes D, WE Allergy, Ex-Histine, Drize, Duradryl JR, Emagrin Forte (old formulation), Liqui-Allergy, Durahist PE, DA II, Hista-Vent DA, Duravent DA, Omnihist L.A., DA Chewable, Extendryl Chews, Prehist D, Norel SD, Omnihist II LA, Sinodec, Redur-PCM, DriHist, Extendryl JR, Re-Drylex Jr, PCM Allergy, Chlor-Mes, Histatab PH, Ah-chew Ultra, AlleRx Dose Pack PE (PM Dose), AH-Chew II, Rescon Extended Release, QV-Allergy, Extendryl Seniors, Dallergy ER, Aerokid, Denaze, Ralix, Extendryl SR, ScopoHist-PE, Atuss MS, Neo HC, Maxi-Tuss HCX, Z-Cof HC, DroTuss-CP, Relasin-HC, Liquicough HC, Poly-Tussin HD, Tusana-D, Advil Allergy and Congestion Relief, Relacon-HC NR, Phendal-HD, Echotuss-HC, Rindal HD Plus, Uni-Tricof HC, Triant-HC, Hydro-PC II Plus, Advil Multi-Symptom Cold & Flu, Duravent, SymPak PDX, Nohist Plus, Ah-Chew Ultra Tannate, CPM-PE-MSC, Dallergy PE, Duradryl SR, Duradryl Chewable, Dallergy SR, Nohist Plus Jr, DuraTan PE, Dehistine, Allergy DN PE, AlleRx Dose Pack (PM Dose), ScopoHist Syrup, RelCof PE, RelCof DN PE, Nohist PE, DriHist SR, Centergy DM, Tussar DM, Brom Tann PE, Carbetaplex TS, Tussi-12D S, Carbatuss-CL, Cophene-X, 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Phenylephrine Levels and Effects while Breastfeeding

Summary of Use during Lactation

The oral bioavailability of phenylephrine is only about 40%,[1] so the drug is unlikely to reach the infant in large amounts. However, intravenous or oral administration of phenylephrine might decrease milk production. Because no information is available on the use of oral phenylephrine during breastfeeding, an alternate drug may be preferred, especially while nursing a newborn or preterm infant.

Phenylephrine nasal spray or ophthalmic drops are less likely to decrease lactation. To substantially diminish the effect of the drug after using eye drops, place pressure over the tear duct by the corner of the eye for 1 minute or more, then remove the excess solution with an absorbent tissue.

Drug Levels

Maternal Levels. Relevant published information was not found as of the revision date.

Infant Levels. Relevant published information was not found as of the revision date.

Effects in Breastfed Infants

Relevant published information was not found as of the revision date.

Effects on Lactation and Breastmilk

Relevant published information in humans was not found as of the revision date. However, animal data indicate that phenylephrine can decrease milk production[2][3] and pseudoephedrine, a pharmacologically similar vasoconstrictor, decreases milk production in nursing mothers after oral use.[4]

Alternate Drugs to Consider

Oxymetazoline

References

1.
Eccles R. Substitution of phenylephrine for pseudoephedrine as a nasal decongeststant. An illogical way to control methamphetamine abuse. Br J Clin Pharmacol. 2007;63:10-4. [PMC free article: PMC2000711] [PubMed: 17116124]
2.
Bruckmaier R, Mayer H, Schams D. Effects of alpha- and beta-adrenergic agonists in intramammary pressure and milk flow in dairy cows. J Dairy Res. 1991;58:411-9. [PubMed: 1684977]
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Inderwies T, Pfaffl MW, Bruckmaier RM. Milking characteristics and their relation to adrenergic receptor mRNA expression and ligand binding in the mammary gland of dairy cows. Domest Anim Endocrinol. 2003;25:275-86. [PubMed: 14550511]
4.
Aljazaf K, Hale TW, Ilett KF et al. Pseudoephedrine: effects on milk production in women and estimation of infant exposure via breastmilk. Br J Clin Pharmacol. 2003;56:18-24. [PMC free article: PMC1884328] [PubMed: 12848771]

Substance Identification

Substance Name

Phenylephrine

CAS Registry Number

59-42-7

Drug Class

  • Breast Feeding
  • Lactation
  • Adrenergic Agents
  • Adrenergic Alpha-Agonists
  • Antiglaucoma Agents
  • Sympathomimetics
  • Vasoconstrictor Agents
  • Nasal Decongestants

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