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Charcoal / sorbitol Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Charcoal / sorbitol is also known as: Actidose Plus Sorbitol, Char-Flo with Sorbitol, Insta-Char with Sorbitol, Liqui-Char with Sorbitol

Charcoal / sorbitol Pregnancy Warnings

Charcoal-sorbitol has not been formally assigned to a pregnancy category by the FDA. No animal or human reproductive or fetotoxicity studies have been done. There appears to be no apparent toxicity associated with therapeutic dosages of activated charcoal administered once or for short periods of time.

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Charcoal / sorbitol Breastfeeding Warnings

There are no data on the excretion of charcoal-sorbitol into human milk. However, adverse effects to the nursing infant are not anticipated since charcoal is not absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract.

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References for pregnancy information

  1. "Multum Information Services, Inc. Expert Review Panel"
  2. "Product Information. Liqui-Char with Sorbitol (charcoal-sorbitol)." Jones Medical-Western Research, St. Louis, MO.

References for breastfeeding information

  1. "Multum Information Services, Inc. Expert Review Panel"
  2. "Product Information. Liqui-Char with Sorbitol (charcoal-sorbitol)." Jones Medical-Western Research, St. Louis, MO.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

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