Prescribing Medicines in Pregnancy database— recent updates

11 Jun 2020

The Prescribing Medicines in Pregnancy database has been updated to include several new entries and amendments to existing medicines.

New entries include:

  • abemaciclib - pregnancy category D
  • baloxavir - pregnancy category B3
  • brigatinib - pregnancy category D
  • brolucizumab - pregnancy category D
  • caplacizumab - pregnancy category B1
  • enasidenib - pregnancy category D
  • glycopyrronium bromide - pregnancy category B3
  • indacaterol/glycopyrronium - pregnancy category B3
  • isavuconazole - pregnancy category D
  • mecasermin - pregnancy category B3
  • siponimod - pregnancy category D
  • upadacitinib - pregnancy category D
  • vandetanib - pregnancy category D

The following entries have been amended:

  • flurbiprofen - pregnancy category changed from B2 to C
  • methylphenidate - pregnancy category changed from B2 to D
  • modafinil - pregnancy category changed from B3 to D