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Ritodrine Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Ritodrine is also known as: Yutopar

Ritodrine Pregnancy Warnings

Ritodrine has been assigned to pregnancy category B by the FDA. Animal studies have failed to reveal evidence of fetotoxicity. There are no controlled data in human pregnancy. Neonatal hypoglycemia, tachycardia, and ileus have been reported. Rarely, ketoacidosis resulting in fetal death has been reported. Ritodrine is only recommended for use during pregnancy when benefit outweighs risk.

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Ritodrine Breastfeeding Warnings

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

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References for pregnancy information

  1. "Product Information. Yutopar (ritodrine)." Astra-Zeneca Pharmaceuticals (2001):

References for breastfeeding information

  1. "Product Information. Yutopar (ritodrine)." Astra-Zeneca Pharmaceuticals (2001):

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