Last update: Dec. 1, 2004

Apomorphine-Hydrochloride

Low Risk for breastfeeding


Moderately safe. Probably compatible.
Mild risk possible. Follow up recommended.
Read the Comment.

Unlikely to be an indication for breastfeeding mothers.
Its short half-life span would permit to take it just after having breastfed and then wait for 2 or 3 hours before next breastfeeding is offered. Likely side effects are nausea and vomiting.

Alternatives

We do not have alternatives for Apomorphine-Hydrochloride.

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.

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Group

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Tradenames

Main tradenames from several countries containing Apomorphine-Hydrochloride in its composition:

Pharmacokinetics

Variable Value Unit
Molecular weight 267 daltons
Tmax 0,2 hours
T1/2 0,5 hours

References

  1. Lee JJ, Rubin AP. Breast feeding and anaesthesia. Anaesthesia. 1993 Jul;48(7):616-25. Review. Abstract Full text (link to original source) Full text (in our servers)

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