Safety in Lactation: Nicotine dependence

4 November 2020Cigarette smoking leads to both oral and inhalational exposure of breastfed infants to cigarette constituents, including nicotine, although no adverse effects due to ingestion of…

What is serotonin syndrome and which medicines cause it?

22 May 2020This Medicines Q&A outlines the causes and symptoms of serotonin syndrome and provides examples of medicines with the potential to cause serotonin syndrome.  

Drug-induced hypersalivation – what treatment options are available?

1 August 2018This Medicines Q&A summarises published studies or case reports concerning the pharmacological treatment of drug-induced hypersalivation (drooling or sialorrhoea), particularly hypersalivation caused by clozapine. Update…
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Medicine Compliance Aid Stability

ZybanGlaxoSmithKline UK

GlaxoSmithKline UK
Tablets m/r f/c 150mg
A3 · Amber 3No stability data is available. There are theoretical concerns with use in CAs, which may be mitigated by risk minimisation.
Airtight container
Protect from light
Store in tight, light-resistant containers.
3 March 2015

Lactation Safety Information


Small amounts in breast milk
2 case reports of seizures in breastfed infants possibly due to bupropion
18 September 2020