Updates to the Prescribing Medicines in Pregnancy database

13 January 2017

The Prescribing Medicines in Pregnancy database has been updated as follows.

Registered medicines

The following registered medicines have been added to the database:

  • brivaracetam (pregnancy category B3)
  • carfilzomib (pregnancy category C)
  • emtricitabine / tenofovir disoproxil maleate (pregnancy category B3)
  • irinotecan (nanoliposomal as sucrosofate) (pregnancy category D)
  • ledipasvir / sofosbuvir with ribavirin (pregnancy category X)
  • sofosbuvir / velpatasvir (pregnancy category B1)
  • sofosbuvir / velpatasvir with ribavirin (pregnancy category X)
  • sofosbuvir with peginterferon alfa and ribavirin (pregnancy category X)
  • sofosbuvir with ribavirin (pregnancy category X)
  • venetoclax (pregnancy category C)

Amended registered medicines

The following database entry has been amended:

  • papaverine (pregnancy category amended from A to B3)