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Carbetapentane / guaifenesin / phenylephrine Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Carbetapentane / guaifenesin / phenylephrine is also known as: Albatussin, Aquatab C, Carbatab-12, Carbatuss, Carbetaplex, Extendryl GCP, Gentex 30, Gentex LQ, Levall, MonteCough, Oratuss 12, Phencarb GG

Carbetapentane / guaifenesin / phenylephrine Pregnancy Warnings

Carbetapentane/guaifenesin/phenylephrine has not formally been assigned to a pregnancy category by the FDA. Animal studies have not been reported. There are no controlled data in human pregnancy. The manufacturer recommends that carbetapentane/guaifenesin/phenylephrine not be administered to pregnant women.

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Carbetapentane / guaifenesin / phenylephrine Breastfeeding Warnings

There are no data on the excretion of carbetapentane/guaifenesin/phenylephrine into human milk. The manufacturer recommends that due to the potential for 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. Phencarb GG (carbetapentane/guaifenesin/phenylephrine)." Boca Pharmacal Inc (2004):

References for breastfeeding information

  1. "Product Information. Phencarb GG (carbetapentane/guaifenesin/phenylephrine)." Boca Pharmacal Inc (2004):

Further information

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