Last update: Nov. 14, 2014
Poorly safe. Evaluate carefully.
Use safer alternative or interrupt breastfeeding 3 to 7 T ½ (elimination half-lives).
Read the Comment.
Seemingly a sympathomimetic drug with poor effect on Migraine relief.
On latest update relevant data on breastfeeding was not found.
Because a low excretion into breast milk Sumatriptan is a preferred drug.
Other medication for Migraine relief like Triptans, Ibuprofen, Diclofenac and Ketorolate are more effective and at a lower risk for breastfeeding than Isometheptene.
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 Confederación Nacional de Pediatría (CONAPEME) from Mexico
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