Drug treatment of inadequate lactation

A health professional should always be involved in the decision to use a galactagogue. Drugs to manage inadequate lactation should only be used where there…

Safety in Lactation: Diuretics

Additional information relating to breastfeeding To be used in conjunction with individual drug entries for specific information and guidance. Thiazides and related diuretics (includes bendroflumethiazide,…

Safety in Lactation: Drugs for movement disorders

Additional information relating to breastfeeding To be used in conjunction with individual drug entries for specific information and guidance.  Drugs for dystonias and other involuntary…

Drugs in Lactation Definitions

Risk classification The compatibility of drugs with breastfeeding has been assessed through a combination of risk to the breastfed infant and the quality/volume of evidence…

Safety in Lactation: Antidepressants

Additional information relating to breastfeeding To be used in conjunction with individual drug entries for specific information and guidance. Monamine-oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs) Due to the…

Safety in Lactation: Drugs for ADHD

Additional information relating to breastfeeding To be used in conjunction with individual drug entries for specific information and guidance. The use of drugs for attention…
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