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Generic Name
Prednisolone Sodium Phosphate
Trade Name
Ophtapred
Manufacturer
Dar Al Dawa
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
  • corticosteroid.
  • It is the active form of prednisone.
  • Fetal Risk
    Fetal Risk
  • In animals, corticosteroid therapy causes congenital anomalies especially cleft palate is a split in roof of the mouth, due to failure of two sides to fuse during embryonic development. Could also be a cleft lip, which is a split in the lip">cleft palate.
  • No well controlled human data but association between corticosteroid therapy and fetal malformations (cleft palate is a split in roof of the mouth, due to failure of two sides to fuse during embryonic development. Could also be a cleft lip, which is a split in the lip">cleft palate), growth retardation, neonatal cataract and adrenal suprresion have been reported.
  • No adequate data about the use of prednisolone in pregnancy but increased incidence of congenital anomalies, neonatal cataract and increase incidence of stillbirth have been reported when the drug used throughout pregnancy.
  • Breast Feeding
    Breast Feeding
  • Excreted into milk.
  • Safe in breast feeding.
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