May 23 2022

Classification of the active ingredient fenoprofen


Risk level in pregnancy: This medicine is classified as Category Category C prior to 30 weeks gestation; Category D starting at 30 weeks gestation.

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.