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Ketorolac / phenylephrine ophthalmic Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Ketorolac / phenylephrine ophthalmic is also known as: Omidria

Ketorolac / phenylephrine ophthalmic Pregnancy Warnings

Animal reproduction studies have not been conducted with this drug or phenylephrine. Ketorolac, administered during organogenesis, was not teratogenic in rabbits or rats. It is unknown whether this drug can cause fetal harm or can affect reproduction capacity. Premature closure of the ductus arteriosus in the fetus has occurred with third trimester use of oral and injectable NSAIDs. Detectable ketorolac plasma concentrations are available following ocular administration of this drug. US FDA pregnancy category C: Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.

This drug should be used during pregnancy only if clearly needed. US FDA pregnancy category: C Comments: The use of this drug during late pregnancy should be avoided.

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Ketorolac / phenylephrine ophthalmic Breastfeeding Warnings

Caution is recommended. Excreted into human milk: Unknown Excreted into animal milk: Unknown

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References for pregnancy information

  1. "Product Information. Omidria (ketorolac-phenylephrine ophthalmic)." Omeros Corporation, Seattle, WA.

References for breastfeeding information

  1. "Product Information. Omidria (ketorolac-phenylephrine ophthalmic)." Omeros Corporation, Seattle, WA.

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