Last update: June 21, 2014

Oxiconazole

Very Low Risk for breastfeeding


Safe. Compatible.
Not risky for breastfeeding or infant.

Systemic absorption through skin or vaginal mucosa is not significant.

Wash hands thoroughly. Avoid using it on the breast or cleanse before nursing.

Alternatives

We do not have alternatives for Oxiconazole 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.
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

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Pharmacokinetics

Variable Value Unit
Molecular weight 429 daltons

References

  1. Leachman SA, Reed BR. The use of dermatologic drugs in pregnancy and lactation. Dermatol Clin. 2006 Abstract
  2. Mactal-Haaf C, Hoffman M, Kuchta A. Use of anti-infective agents during lactation, Part 3: Antivirals, antifungals, and urinary antiseptics. J Hum Lact. 2001 Abstract

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