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Magnesium citrate Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Magnesium citrate is also known as: Citrate of Magnesia, Citroma, LiquiPrep

Medically reviewed on September 21, 2018

Magnesium citrate Pregnancy Warnings

Magnesium citrate has been assigned to pregnancy category C by the FDA. Animal or reproductive studies have not been reported. Magnesium citrate should only be given during pregnancy when benefit outweighs risk.

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Magnesium citrate Breastfeeding Warnings

Miniscule amounts of magnesium are excreted into human milk. There are no reports of adverse effects in nursing infants whose mothers have been taking magnesium citrate.

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References for pregnancy information

  1. "Product Information. Magnesium Citrate (magnesium citrate)." Cumberland-Swan Inc, Smyrna, TN.

References for breastfeeding information

  1. "Product Information. Magnesium Citrate (magnesium citrate)." Cumberland-Swan Inc, Smyrna, TN.

Further information

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

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