May 19 2022

Classification of the active ingredient dinoprostone


Risk level in pregnancy: This medicine is classified as Category category C during the 1st and 2nd quarter and X during the 3rd..

Update 18.07.2009

Meaning of category C

Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.