Atrovent

Atrovent Use In Pregnancy & Lactation

ipratropium bromide

Manufacturer:

Boehringer Ingelheim

Distributor:

DKSH
Full Prescribing Info
Use In Pregnancy & Lactation
Pregnancy: The safety of ATROVENT during human pregnancy has not been established. The benefits of using ATROVENT during a confirmed or suspected pregnancy must be weighed against possible hazards to the unborn child. Nonclinical studies have shown no embryotoxic or teratogenic effects following inhalation or intranasal application at doses considerably higher than those recommended in man.
Lactation: It is not known whether ipratropium bromide is excreted into breast milk. But it is unlikely that ipratropium bromide would reach the infant to an important extent, especially when administered by inhalation. However, caution should be exercised when ATROVENT is administered to nursing mothers.
Fertility: Clinical data on fertility are not available for ipratropium bromide.
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