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Procaine penicillin Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Procaine penicillin is also known as: Penicillin G Procaine, Wycillin

Medically reviewed on June 12, 2018

Procaine penicillin Pregnancy Warnings

Procaine penicillin has been assigned to pregnancy category B by the FDA. Animal studies failed to reveal evidence of fetotoxicity or teratogenicity. Adverse effects have not been reported during human use; however, there are no controlled data in human pregnancies. Procaine penicillin is only recommended for use during pregnancy when benefit outweighs risk.

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Procaine penicillin Breastfeeding Warnings

Penicillin is excreted into human milk. The manufacturer recommends that caution be used when administering penicillin to nursing women.

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References for pregnancy information

  1. "Product Information. Penicillin G Procaine (procaine penicillin)." Monarch Pharmaceuticals Inc, Bristol, TN.

References for breastfeeding information

  1. "Product Information. Penicillin G Procaine (procaine penicillin)." Monarch Pharmaceuticals Inc, Bristol, TN.

Further information

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