Last update: Jan. 11, 2020
Moderately safe. Probably compatible.
Mild risk possible. Follow up recommended.
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It is a GNRH analogue that works like an inhibitor of Hypophysis Gonadotropin (LH & FSH) secretion. A continue use produces a decrease of Estradiol level to those seen during the post-menopause period.
At latest update, no relevant published data concerning excretion into breast milk were found.
Its high molecular weight makes excretion into breast milk be unlikely. Also, a low oral bioavailability renders the absorption of this agent into the infant's plasma be nil or minimal.
We do not have alternatives for Goserelin.
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 Española de Bancos de Leche Humana from Spain
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