Safety in Lactation: Some other antibacterials

Sarah Fenner, Acting Co-Director, Midlands and East Medicines Advice Service (West Midlands site) & UK Drugs in Lactation Advisory ServicePublished

Monitor infant for gastro-intestinal disturbances and oral candida infection, especially if used for prolonged periods or in high doses, although these effects are unlikely to occur.
Choice of alternatives may be directed by local antimicrobial policy.