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Promazine Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Promazine is also known as: Sparine

Promazine Pregnancy Warnings

Promazine has not been formally assigned to a pregnancy category by the FDA. A possible relationship between maternal administration in labor and neonatal hyperbilirubinemia has been suggested. There are no controlled data in human pregnancy. Promazine should only be given during pregnancy when benefit outweighs risk.

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Promazine Breastfeeding Warnings

There are no data on the excretion of promazine into human milk.

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References for pregnancy information

  1. John E "Promazine and neonatal hyperbilirubinaemia." Med J Aust 2 (1975): 342-4

References for breastfeeding information

  1. Briggs GG, Freeman RK, Yaffe SJ.. "Drugs in Pregnancy and Lactation. 5th ed." Baltimore, MD: Williams & Wilkins (1998):

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