Use in Pregnancy: Pregnancy: Category C. Teratogenic and embryotoxic effects have been demonstrated in small animals, usually at doses higher than the usual human dosage. There are no well-controlled studies in pregnant women. Use during pregnancy only when clearly needed and when potential benefits outweigh potential hazards to the fetus.
Use in Lactation: It is not known if amlodipine is excreted in breast milk. Discontinue nursing while taking amlodipine.