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Phenoxybenzamine Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Phenoxybenzamine is also known as: Dibenzyline

Medically reviewed on December 15, 2017.

Phenoxybenzamine Pregnancy Warnings

Phenoxybenzamine has been assigned to pregnancy category C by the FDA. Animal studies have not been reported. There are no controlled data in human pregnancy. Phenoxybenzamine is only recommended for use during pregnancy when benefit outweighs risk.

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Phenoxybenzamine Breastfeeding Warnings

There are no data on the excretion of phenoxybenzamine into human milk. The manufacturer recommends that a decision be made whether to discontinue nursing or to discontinue phenoxybenzamine, taking into account the importance of the drug to the mother.

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References for pregnancy information

  1. "Product Information. Dibenzyline Capsules (phenoxybenzamine)." SmithKline Beecham, Philadelphia, PA.

References for breastfeeding information

  1. "Product Information. Dibenzyline Capsules (phenoxybenzamine)." SmithKline Beecham, Philadelphia, PA.

Further information

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

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