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Brompheniramine / dextromethorphan / phenylephrine Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Brompheniramine / dextromethorphan / phenylephrine is also known as: Alacol DM, Alahist DM (old formulation), BP Allergy DM, BPM DM PHEN, BPM PE DM, Balacall DM, Bromtuss DM, Brotapp PE-DM, BroveX PB DM, BroveX PEB DM, Cold & Cough Childrens, Dimaphen DM, Dimetapp Children's Cold & Cough, Dur-Tann DM, Duravent DPB, EndaCof-DM, LoHist PEB DM, Lohist-DM, Niva-Hist DM, Presgen B, Rynex DM, TL-Hist DM, Tusdec-DM, Tussi-Pres B, Y-COF DMX

Medically reviewed by Last updated on Sep 3, 2018.

Brompheniramine / dextromethorphan / phenylephrine Pregnancy Warnings

Brompheniramine/dextromethorphan/phenylephrine has been assigned to pregnancy category C by the FDA. Animal reproduction studies have not been reported. There are no controlled data in human pregnancy. Brompheniramine/dextromethorphan/phenylephrine is only recommended for use during pregnancy when benefit outweighs risk.

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Brompheniramine / dextromethorphan / phenylephrine Breastfeeding Warnings

There are no data on the excretion of brompheniramine/dextromethorphan/phenylephrine into human milk. Because of the potential for serious adverse reactions in nursing infants, a decision should be made to discontinue nursing or discontinue the drug, taking into account the importance of the drug to the mother.

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References for pregnancy information

  1. "Product Information. DuraTan DM (brompheniramine/DM/phenylephrine)." ProEthic Laboratories LLC, Montgomery, AL.

References for breastfeeding information

  1. "Product Information. DuraTan DM (brompheniramine/DM/phenylephrine)." ProEthic Laboratories LLC, Montgomery, AL.

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