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Dipivefrin ophthalmic Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Dipivefrin ophthalmic is also known as: AK-Pro, Propine

Dipivefrin ophthalmic Pregnancy Warnings

Dipivefrin has been assigned to pregnancy category B by the FDA. Animal studies have revealed no evidence of fetal harm or teratogenicity. There are no controlled data in human pregnancy. Dipivefrin is only recommended for use during pregnancy when benefit outweighs risk.

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Dipivefrin ophthalmic Breastfeeding Warnings

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

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References for pregnancy information

  1. "Product Information. Propine (dipivefrin)." Allergan Inc, Irvine, CA.

References for breastfeeding information

  1. "Product Information. Propine (dipivefrin)." Allergan Inc, Irvine, CA.

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