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Gadoteridol Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Gadoteridol is also known as: Prohance

Medically reviewed on January 2, 2018

Gadoteridol Pregnancy Warnings

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

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Gadoteridol Breastfeeding Warnings

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

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References for pregnancy information

  1. "Product Information. ProHance (gadoteridol)." Bracco Diagnostics Inc, Plainsboro, NJ.

References for breastfeeding information

  1. "Product Information. ProHance (gadoteridol)." Bracco Diagnostics Inc, Plainsboro, NJ.

Further information

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