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Dextromethorphan / promethazine Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Dextromethorphan / promethazine is also known as: Phenergan with Dextromethorphan, Promethazine DM, Promethazine with DM, Promethazine with Dextromethorphan

Dextromethorphan / promethazine Pregnancy Warnings

Dextromethorphan-promethazine has been assigned to pregnancy category C by the FDA. Animal studies have failed to revealed evidence of teratogenicity. There are no controlled data in human pregnancy. Dextromethorphan-promethazine is only recommended for use during pregnancy when benefit outweighs risk.

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Dextromethorphan / promethazine Breastfeeding Warnings

There are no data on the excretion of dextromethorphan-promethazine into human milk. The manufacturer recommends that caution be used when administering dextromethorphan-promethazine to nursing women.

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References for pregnancy information

  1. "Product Information. Promethazine DM (dextromethorphan-promethazine)." Vintage Pharmaceuticals Inc, Hunstville, AL.

References for breastfeeding information

  1. "Product Information. Promethazine DM (dextromethorphan-promethazine)." Vintage Pharmaceuticals Inc, Hunstville, AL.

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