Last update Sept. 4, 2017

Ετοδολάκη

Low Risk

Possibly safe. Probably compatible. Mild risk possible. Follow up recommended. Read the Comment.

Since the last update we have not found published data on its excretion in breast milk.

Its high percentage of plasma protein binding make it very unlikely that significant amounts will pass into breast milk.

Until there is more published data on this drug in relation to breastfeeding, safer known alternatives may be preferable, especially during the neonatal period and in case of prematurity.

Alternatives

  • Diclofenac ( Safe. Compatible. Minimal risk for breastfeeding and infant.)
  • Ibuprofen ( Safe. Compatible. Minimal risk for breastfeeding and infant.)
  • Paracetamol ( Safe. Compatible. Minimal risk for breastfeeding and infant.)

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

Ετοδολάκη is Etodolac in Greek.

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Pharmacokinetics

Variable Value Unit
Oral Bioavail. 80 - 100 %
Molecular weight 287 daltons
Protein Binding 95 - 99 %
VD 0.4 l/Kg
pKa 4.7 -
Tmax 1 - 2 hours
7.3 hours

References

  1. AA Pharma. Etodolac. Drug Summary. 2010 Full text (in our servers)

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