Last update: June 30, 2015
Not risky for breastfeeding or infant.
Non-significant levels of drug in the milk are found.
The infant is further protected because of a low oral bioavailability.
Most expert's opinion is that topical, oral or inhaled steroid medication is compatible with breastfeeding,
We do not have alternatives for Budesonide inhaled 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 Instituto de Salud Infantil, Grecia-Institute of Child's Health in Greece
Would you like to recommend the use of e-lactancia? Write to us at corporate mail of APILAM