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Chlorpheniramine / phenylephrine Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Chlorpheniramine / phenylephrine is also known as: Actifed Cold and Allergy, AlleRx, Allerest PE, BP Allergy JR, Ceron, Dallergy JR, Ed A-Hist, Lohist, NoHist LQ, Novahistine, Novahistine Elixir, Nuhist, Ny-Tannic, Phenagil, R-Tanna, Relera, Rhinatate-NF, Ricobid NR, Rondec, Rynatan, Sinus & Allergy PE, Sonahist, Sudafed PE Sinus & Allergy, Suphedrine PE Sinus & Allergy, Virdec

Medically reviewed on Mar 20, 2017

Chlorpheniramine / phenylephrine Pregnancy Warnings

Chlorpheniramine-phenylephrine has not been formally assigned to a pregnancy category by the FDA. 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. The manufacturer has stated that the safety of the use of chlorpheniramine-phenylephrine during pregnancy has not been established.

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Chlorpheniramine / phenylephrine Breastfeeding Warnings

The manufacturer has stated that chlorpheniramine-phenylephrine should not be used in nursing mothers.

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References for pregnancy information

  1. "Product Information. R-Tanna (chlorpheniramine-phenylephrine)." Prasco Laboratories, Cincinnati, OH.

References for breastfeeding information

  1. "Product Information. R-Tanna (chlorpheniramine-phenylephrine)." Prasco Laboratories, Cincinnati, OH.

Further information

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