Last update: Dec. 21, 2013
Poorly safe. Evaluate carefully.
Use safer alternative or interrupt breastfeeding 3 to 7 T ½ (elimination half-lives).
Read the Comment.
In spite of the fact that it is highly attached to serum proteins should be avoid while nursing because it is a newly appeared medication, a long standing effect (10 – 15 days), possibility to alter the baby’s appetite, needs to be taken for a long time (months or years), poor effect on weight loosing.
Hypo-caloric diet and exercise are advisable.
Breastfeeding women recover their pre-pregnancy body weight sooner than bottle-feeding mothers.
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
Would you like to recommend the use of e-lactancia? Write to us at corporate mail of APILAM