Last update: Oct. 9, 2016
Not risky for breastfeeding or infant.
Retinoid, an acid form of vitamin A.
At latest update no published data on excretion into breast milk were found.
It is a normal component of breastmilk.
Because of the small dose used and poor absorption into plasma of most topical dermatological preparations, excretion into breastmilk in significant amount appears to be unlikely.
Do not apply on the breast, otherwise, wash it off thoroughly before next feed.
Systemic use (overall as an antineoplastic drug) while breastfeeding is absolutely contraindicated.
Suggestions made at e-lactancia are done by APILAM´s pediatricians and pharmacists, and are based on updated scientific publications.
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