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Brompheniramine / phenylephrine Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Brompheniramine / phenylephrine is also known as: Alacol, Alenaze-D NR, B-Vex D, BPM PE, Bromaphedrine D, Bromfed, Bromfed-PD Capsules, Bromfenex PE, Bromfenex PE Pediatric, BroveX PB, BroveX-D, Decon-A, Dimaphen Elixir, Dimetane Decongestant, Dimetapp Children's Cold & Allergy, Entre-B, J-Tan D, LoHist PEB, Relhist BP, Rhinabid, Rhinabid PD, Rynex PE, VaZol-D, VazoBid, Vazotab

Medically reviewed on Aug 1, 2018

Brompheniramine / phenylephrine Pregnancy Warnings

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

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Brompheniramine / phenylephrine Breastfeeding Warnings

There are no data on the excretion of brompheniramine-phenylephrine into human milk. The manufacturer recommends that due to 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. Brovex-D (brompheniramine-phenylephrine)." Pharmakon Labs Inc, Tampa, FL.

References for breastfeeding information

  1. "Product Information. Brovex-D (brompheniramine-phenylephrine)." Pharmakon Labs Inc, Tampa, FL.
  2. "Product Information. VaZol-D (brompheniramine-phenylephrine)." Wraser Pharmaceuticals, Ridgeland, MS.

Further information

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