Last update: Sept. 4, 2014

Cyclizine

Low Risk for breastfeeding


Moderately safe. Probably compatible.
Mild risk possible. Follow up recommended.
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It is a first generation anti-histaminic and piperazine drug with a moderate sedative effect.

Used for vomiting relief. Also associated to other drugs for symptomatic relief of migraine.

Alternatives

We do not have alternatives for Cyclizine.

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Pharmacokinetics

Variable Value Unit
Molecular weight 266 daltons

References

  1. Solhaug V, Roland PD. Bruk av antihistaminer under graviditet og amming \ [Use of antihistaminics during pregnancy and breast feeding]. Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen. 2004 Abstract Full text (link to original source) Full text (in our servers)
  2. Nice FJ, Snyder JL, Kotansky BC. Breastfeeding and over-the-counter medications. J Hum Lact. 2000 Nov;16(4):319-31. Review. Erratum in: J Hum Lact 2001 Feb;17(1):90. Abstract

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