Last update: Aug. 12, 2014
Moderately safe. Probably compatible.
Mild risk possible. Follow up recommended.
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Chelating drug used for deintoxication of arsenic, gold, mercury or lead. Recommended dosage for children is available.
Lying on the type of intoxication has occurred breastfeeding should be stopped. Breast milk should be pumped out and dispose while the deintoxication process is going on.
Avoid in patients with G-6-P dehydrogenase deficiency, premature or newborn babies.
Not commercially available in Spain.
We do not have alternatives for Dimercaprol.
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