Last update: Dec. 13, 2019
Not risky for breastfeeding or infant.
It is a constituent of intravenous and dialysis fluids. Also used as a food preservative and in cosmetics.
It is metabolized to sodium bicarbonate, which is compatible with breastfeeding.
List of WHO essential medicines: compatible with breastfeeding (WHO / UNICEF 2002).
We do not have alternatives for Lactic Acid Sodium Salt since it is relatively safe.
Suggestions made at e-lactancia are done by APILAM´s pediatricians and pharmacists, and are based on updated scientific publications.
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