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Glucagon Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Glucagon is also known as: GlucaGen

Glucagon Pregnancy Warnings

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

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Glucagon Breastfeeding Warnings

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

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References for pregnancy information

  1. "Product Information. Glucagon (glucagon)." Lilly, Eli and Company, Indianapolis, IN.

References for breastfeeding information

  1. "Product Information. Glucagon (glucagon)." Lilly, Eli and Company, Indianapolis, IN.

Further information

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

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