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Lotrel Pregnancy

(Amlodipine / Benazepril)

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Is Lotrel (Amlodipine / Benazepril) safe during pregnancy or nursing?

The FDA category for this medication is D. It is advised that you: Weigh risks vs. benefits
Pregnancy

Lotrel (Amlodipine / Benazepril) pregnancy info from our pharmacists

  • Upsides
  • No info available
  • Downsides
  • If you're pregnant or want to be pregnant, you'll have to be changed to another medication since Lotrel (Amlodipine / Benazepril) can cause birth defects.
  • Tips
  • If you're pregnant or wanting to get pregnant, let your doctor know, since they will have to change Lotrel (Amlodipine / Benazepril) to another medication.
  • Risks
  • Lotrel (Amlodipine / Benazepril) can cause birth defects. If you're pregnant or considering having a baby, talk to your doctor about alternative medicines.
Source: FDA package insert