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Nitazoxanide Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Nitazoxanide is also known as: Alinia

Medically reviewed on Feb 15, 2017

Nitazoxanide Pregnancy Warnings

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

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Nitazoxanide Breastfeeding Warnings

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

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References for pregnancy information

  1. "Product Information. Alinia (nitazoxanide)." Romark Laboratories L.C., Tampa, FL.

References for breastfeeding information

  1. "Product Information. Alinia (nitazoxanide)." Romark Laboratories L.C., Tampa, FL.

Further information

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