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Generic Name
Spironolactone and Furosemide
Trade Name
Lasilactone 50
Risk Category
D*
  • Positive evidence of human fetal risk exists.
  • Potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks (e.g. life threatening situations or serious illness).
The risk category is C for Furosemide.
FDA Pregnancy Risk Categories

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Indication
Indication
  • diuretic (potassium Sparing +loop diuretic).
  • Fetal Risk
    Fetal Risk
  • Spironolactone causes feminization of male fetuses in animals. No adequate human data but suggested possible association with oral clefts in 1st trimester exposure. Contra indicated in pregnancy because of its antiandrogenic effect resulting in feminization of male fetuses.
  • No well-controlled human data for Furosemide, suggested possible association with hypospadias in 1st trimester exposure.
  • No fetal adverse effects if used in the last two trimesters but it can induce diuresis in the newborns.
  • Breast Feeding
    Breast Feeding
  • Both agents are excreted into human milk. Spironolactone is safe.
  • No adverse effects have been reported with Furosemide.
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