Last update: Aug. 18, 2021
Minimal risk for breastfeeding and infant.
Disinfectant with bacteriostatic, bactericidal and, to a lesser extent, fungicidal and viricidal properties.
Its absorption and likeliness of passing into plasma through the skin is negligible.
Alcohol, as a topical antiseptic, is compatible with breastfeeding (WHO 2002).
We do not have alternatives for Alcohol (topical use, disinfectant) since it is relatively safe.
Suggestions made at e-lactancia are done by APILAM´s pediatricians and pharmacists, and are based on updated scientific publications.
It is not intended to replace the relationship you have with your doctor but to compound it.
Your contribution is essential for this service to continue to exist. We need the generosity of people like you who believe in the benefits of breastfeeding.
Thank you for helping to protect and promote breastfeeding.
e-lactancia is a resource recommended by Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine - 2012 from United States of America
Would you like to recommend the use of e-lactancia? Write to us at corporate mail of APILAM