Last update: Dec. 1, 2004

Mepacrine

High Risk for breastfeeding


Poorly safe. Evaluate carefully.
Use safer alternative or interrupt breastfeeding 3 to 7 T½.
Read the Comment.

Not commercially available in Spain

Alternatives

We do not have alternatives for Mepacrine.

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.

Jose Maria Paricio, Founder & President of APILAM/e-Lactancia

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.

José María Paricio, founder of e-lactancia.

Other names

Mepacrine is also known as


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Pharmacokinetics

Variable Value Unit
Oral Bioavail. 100 %
Molecular weight 400 daltons
Protein Binding 90 %
Tmax 3 hours
T1/2 120 hours

References

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