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Lactation Safety Information

For rheumatoid arthritis

For rheumatoid arthritis
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Moderate amount of published evidence of safety indicates small amounts in breast milk which are likely to be degraded in the infant’s GI tract
Long half-life increases risk of accumulation in breastfed infants
Although large protein molecules may appear in colostrum, risk to preterm infants and neonates is considered to be small and unproven
15 September 2019