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Tetrahydrozoline ophthalmic Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Tetrahydrozoline ophthalmic is also known as: Altazine, Clarine, Eye Moisturizing Relief, Eye-Sine, Geneye Extra, Geneyes, Murine Plus, Opti-Clear, Optigene 3, Redness Relief, Tetrasine, Tetrasine EX, Visine Extra, Visine Maximum Redness Relief, Visine Original, Vision Clear, Vision Eye

Medically reviewed on Mar 29, 2018

Tetrahydrozoline ophthalmic Pregnancy Warnings

Tetrahydrozoline ophthalmic has not been formally assigned to a pregnancy category by the FDA. Other formulations of tetrahydrozoline have been assigned to pregnancy category C. Neither animal reproduction studies nor controlled data from human pregnancy are available. Tetrahydrozoline should only be given during pregnancy when benefit outweighs risk.

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Tetrahydrozoline ophthalmic Breastfeeding Warnings

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

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References for pregnancy information

  1. "Product Information. Collyrium Fresh (tetrahydrozoline)." Wyeth-Ayerst Laboratories, Philadelphia, PA.
  2. "Product Information. Tyzine (tetrahydrozoline)." Kenwood Laboratories, Fairfield, NJ.

References for breastfeeding information

  1. "Product Information. Tyzine (tetrahydrozoline)." Kenwood Laboratories, Fairfield, NJ.
  2. "Product Information. Collyrium Fresh (tetrahydrozoline)." Wyeth-Ayerst Laboratories, Philadelphia, PA.

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