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Abciximab Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Abciximab is also known as: ReoPro

Abciximab Pregnancy Warnings

Abciximab has been assigned to pregnancy category C by the FDA. Animal reproduction studies have not been conducted with abciximab. It is also not known whether abciximab can cause fetal harm when administered to a pregnant woman or can affect reproduction capacity. Abciximab should only be given during pregnancy when benefit outweighs risk.

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Abciximab Breastfeeding Warnings

There are no data on the excretion of abciximab into human milk. The manufacturer recommends that caution be used when administering abciximab to nursing women.

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References for pregnancy information

  1. "Product Information. ReoPro (abciximab)." Lilly, Eli and Company (2001):

References for breastfeeding information

  1. "Product Information. ReoPro (abciximab)." Lilly, Eli and Company (2001):

Further information

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