Last update: Dec. 23, 2015
Not risky for breastfeeding or infant.
Excreted in non-significant levels into breast milk. No adverse effects have been shown in breastfed infants.
Caution with those neonates suffering of hyperbilirrubinemia or G-6-P-D deficiency is required. Avoid use in affected patients Check-up for infant jaundice.
Be aware of false negative results of bacterial cultures when the mother is on antibiotics.
American Academy of Pediatrics: Maternal Medication Usually Compatible With Breastfeeding.
Eleventh WHO Model List of Essential Drugs 2002: Compatible with breastfeeding.
Suggestions made at e-lactancia are done by APILAM´s pediatricians and pharmacists, and are based on updated scientific publications.
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