Last update: July 2, 2015
Poorly safe. Evaluate carefully.
Use safer alternative or interrupt breastfeeding 3 to 7 T ½ (elimination half-lives).
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On latest update relevant published data on breastfeeding were not found.
Because of high protein-binding, excretion into breast milk seems unlikely.
Medication used as anorexigen. Amphetamine-like drug that acts as reuptake inhibitor of Serotonin, Norepinephrine and Dopamine. May cause increase of Prolactin and Galactorrhea.
Because of cardiovascular side effects (Arrhythmia, Hypertension, Heart infarction) several regulatory agencies (EMEA, FDA) have withdrawn it from the market in many countries.
Breastfeeding mothers return to their pre- pregnancy body weight sooner than others who don't.
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 Instituto de Salud Infantil, Grecia-Institute of Child's Health in Greece
Would you like to recommend the use of e-lactancia? Write to us at corporate mail of APILAM