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Vecuronium Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Vecuronium is also known as: Norcuron

Medically reviewed on Jul 30, 2018

Vecuronium Pregnancy Warnings

Vecuronium has been assigned to pregnancy category C by the FDA. Animal studies have not been reported. There are no controlled data in human pregnancy. Vecuronium should only be given during pregnancy when the potential benefits outweigh the potential risks.

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Vecuronium Breastfeeding Warnings

There are no data on the excretion of vecuronium into human milk. Because many drugs are excreted in human milk, caution should be exercised when vecuronium is administered to a nursing woman.

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References for pregnancy information

  1. "Product Information. Norcuron (vecuronium)." Organon, West Orange, NJ.

References for breastfeeding information

  1. "Product Information. Norcuron (vecuronium)." Organon, West Orange, NJ.

Further information

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