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Magnesium sulfate / potassium sulfate / sodium sulfate Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Magnesium sulfate / potassium sulfate / sodium sulfate is also known as: ColPrep Kit, Suprep Bowel Prep Kit

Medically reviewed on Feb 12, 2018

Magnesium sulfate / potassium sulfate / sodium sulfate Pregnancy Warnings

Magnesium/potassium/sodium sulfates bowel prep kit has been assigned to pregnancy category C by the FDA. Animal studies have not been reported. There are no controlled data in human pregnancy. Magnesium/potassium/sodium sulfates bowel prep kit should be given during pregnancy only when the potential benefits outweigh the potential risks.

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Magnesium sulfate / potassium sulfate / sodium sulfate Breastfeeding Warnings

There are no data on the excretion of magnesium/potassium/sodium sulfates into human milk. The effect on nursing infants is unknown. The manufacturer recommends caution when administering sodium biphosphate and sodium phosphate to nursing women.

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References for pregnancy information

  1. "Product Information. Suprep Bowel Prep Kit (magnesium/potassium/sodium sulfates)." Braintree Laboratories, Braintree, MA.

References for breastfeeding information

  1. "Product Information. Suprep Bowel Prep Kit (magnesium/potassium/sodium sulfates)." Braintree Laboratories, Braintree, MA.

Further information

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