Last update: March 27, 2015
Moderately safe. Probably compatible.
Mild risk possible. Follow up recommended.
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Benzamide derivative agent which is similar to Metoclopramide but with higher extrapyramidal side-effects and poorly known pharmacokinetics.
At latest update, relevant published data on excretion into breast milk were not found.
As with Metoclopramide it produces increased secretion of Prolactin.
Until more data on this medication is available, safer alternative drugs are preferred, especially in such critical age periods.
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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e-lactancia is a resource recommended by Asociación Pro Lactancia Materna (APROLAM) from Mexico
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