Last update July 1, 2015
Very Low Risk
Anesthetic drugs for topical use both dermatological and odontological have almost nil absorption when properly used. Do not apply on the breast. Otherwise, do it after having nursed and cleanse it thoroughly with water before next feeding.
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.
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