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Cangrelor Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Cangrelor is also known as: Kengreal

Cangrelor Pregnancy Warnings

Safety has not been established during pregnancy.

US FDA pregnancy category: C

Animal studies have revealed evidence of fetal growth retardation and increased incidences of abortion and intrauterine losses. There are no controlled data in human pregnancy.

US FDA pregnancy category C: Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.

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Cangrelor Breastfeeding Warnings

The manufacturer makes no recommendation regarding use during lactation.

Excreted into human milk: Unknown
Excreted into animal milk: Data not available

Comments: The effects in the nursing infant are unknown.

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References for pregnancy information

  1. "Product Information. Kengreal (cangrelor)." The Medicines Company (2015):

References for breastfeeding information

  1. "Product Information. Kengreal (cangrelor)." The Medicines Company (2015):

Further information

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