Last update: April 17, 2014
Moderately safe. Probably compatible.
Mild risk possible. Follow up recommended.
Read the Comment.
It is a beta-blocking drug topically used for glaucoma.
It is not likely secreted into breast milk. Use it cautiously anyway. Like most ophthalmologic compounds for topical use a low dose and poor absorption make it compatible with breastfeeding.
We do not have alternatives for Betaxolol-Hcl Ophtalmic Use.
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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Thank you for helping to protect and promote breastfeeding.
e-lactancia is a resource recommended by Asociación Española de Bancos de Leche Humana from Spain
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