Last update: Oct. 20, 2014
Not risky for breastfeeding or infant.
Biliary salt that appears in low amount in the serum because it is absorbed to the portal circulation and completely excreted into biliary duct.
Excreted into breast milk in non-significant amount with no side-effects being observed among infants of treated mothers.
Medication that has been used for treatment of newborns and older infants.
We do not have alternatives for Ursodeoxycholic Acid 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.
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