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Diphenhydramine / hydrocodone / phenylephrine Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Brand names: D-Tann HC, Dytan-HC, Endal HD, Gestuss-HC, Hydro-DP, Rindal HPD, Tussinate

Diphenhydramine / hydrocodone / phenylephrine Pregnancy Warnings

Diphenhydramine/hydrocodone/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. Diphenhydramine/hydrocodone/phenylephrine is only recommended for use during pregnancy when benefit outweighs risk.

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Diphenhydramine / hydrocodone / phenylephrine Breastfeeding Warnings

There are no data on the excretion of diphenhydramine/hydrocodone/phenylephrine into human milk. The manufacturer recommends that due to the potential for serious 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. (2004) "Product Information. Tussinate (diphenhydramine/hydrocodone/phenylephrine)." PediaMed Pharmaceuticals Inc

References for breastfeeding information

  1. (2004) "Product Information. Tussinate (diphenhydramine/hydrocodone/phenylephrine)." PediaMed Pharmaceuticals Inc

Further information

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