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Lodoxamide ophthalmic Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Lodoxamide ophthalmic is also known as: Alomide

Lodoxamide ophthalmic Pregnancy Warnings

Lodoxamide ophthalmic has been assigned to pregnancy category B by the FDA. Animal studies using doses up to 5000 times the normal human dose have revealed no evidence of teratogenicity. There are no controlled data in human pregnancy. Lodoxamide ophthalmic should only be given during pregnancy when the need has been clearly established.

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Lodoxamide ophthalmic Breastfeeding Warnings

There are no data on the excretion of lodoxamide ophthalmic into human milk. Significant systemic absorption after ocular administration is not expected. The manufacturer recommends that caution be used when administering lodoxamide ophthalmic to nursing women.

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References for pregnancy information

  1. "Product Information. Alomide (lodoxamide ophthalmic)." Alcon Laboratories Inc, Fort Worth, TX.

References for breastfeeding information

  1. "Product Information. Alomide (lodoxamide ophthalmic)." Alcon Laboratories Inc, Fort Worth, TX.

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