Last update May 1, 2016



Safe substance and/or breastfeeding is the best option.

Antiinflammatory drug that is similar to diclofenac and used in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis and osteoartrirts.

At latest update no published data on excretion into breast milk were found.

Its high plasma protein-binding capacity makes the passage into milk be unlikely.

Diclofenac which is part of the same family of antiinflammatory drugs is excreted in non-significant amount into breast milk.


  • Diclofenac (Safe substance and/or breastfeeding is the best option.)
  • Ibuprofen (Safe substance and/or breastfeeding is the best option.)

Suggestions made at e-lactancia are done by APILAM team of health professionals, and are based on updated scientific publications. It is not intended to replace the relationship you have with your doctor but to compound it. The pharmaceutical industry contraindicates breastfeeding, mistakenly and without scientific reasons, in most of the drug data sheets.

Jose Maria Paricio, Founder & President of APILAM/e-Lactancia

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.

José María Paricio, founder of e-lactancia.

Other names

Ακεκλοφενάκη is Aceclofenac in Greek.

Is written in other languages:


Ακεκλοφενάκη belongs to this group or family:


Main tradenames from several countries containing Ακεκλοφενάκη in its composition:


Variable Value Unit
Oral Bioavail. 100 %
Molecular weight 354 daltons
Protein Binding > 99 %
Tmax 1 - 3 hours
4 hours


  1. Hutchinson S, Marmura MJ, Calhoun A, Lucas S, Silberstein S, Peterlin BL. Use of common migraine treatments in breast-feeding women: a summary of recommendations. Headache. 2013 Abstract Full text (link to original source) Full text (in our servers)
  2. Aceclofenac Data Sheet 2009 Full text (in our servers)
  3. Aceclofenaco Ficha técnica 2007 Full text (in our servers)
  4. Hirose M, Hara Y, Hosokawa T, Tanaka Y. The effect of postoperative analgesia with continuous epidural bupivacaine after cesarean section on the amount of breast feeding and infant weight gain. Anesth Analg. 1996 Abstract

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