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Cloxacillin Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Cloxacillin is also known as: Cloxapen, Tegopen

Cloxacillin Pregnancy Warnings

Cloxacillin has been assigned to pregnancy category B. There are no controlled data in human pregnancies; however, there are no literature reports of congenital abnormalities associated with it. Cloxacillin should only be given during pregnancy when need has been clearly established.

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Cloxacillin Breastfeeding Warnings

There are no data on the excretion of cloxacillin into human milk. Other penicillins are excreted into human milk in small amounts. Adverse effects in the nursing infant are unlikely.

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References for pregnancy information

  1. "Product Information. Cloxapen (cloxacillin)." SmithKline Beecham, Philadelphia, PA.

References for breastfeeding information

  1. "Product Information. Cloxapen (cloxacillin)." SmithKline Beecham, Philadelphia, PA.

Further information

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

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