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Generic Name
Trimethoprim
Trade Name
Proloprim
Risk Category
C
  • Studies on animals show adverse effect and toxicity on fetus.
  • No adequate and well controlled studies done on pregnant women.
  • Drugs should be given only if the potential benefit outweighs the potential risk to the fetus.
FDA Pregnancy Risk Categories

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Indication
Indication
  • anti-infective.
  • Fetal Risk
    Fetal Risk
  • Crosses human placenta.
  • No adequate human data but the combination of trimethoprim- sulfamethoxazole is suggested to produce congenital heart defects during first trimester exposure.
  • reported single case of niikawa-kuroki syndrome (mental and growth retardation, cranio-facial defects) in infants exposed in utero to trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole in first trimester.
  • Breast Feeding
    Breast Feeding
  • Excreted into milk in small amounts.
  • Compatible with breast feeding.
  • Other Trade Names
     
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