Safety in Lactation: Fluids and electrolytes

23 September 2020Oral and intravenous products for correcting fluid and electrolyte imbalance will present no risk to a breastfeeding infant as they are normally present in milk.…

Which medicines are considered safe for use in the acute porphyrias?

29 May 2020This updated Medicines Q&A presents a table of the medicines considered safe for use in the acute porphyrias. Inclusion of a drug does not guarantee…
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Lactation Safety Information

Used in full-term neonates from birth
No published evidence of safety, but not absorbed from the mother’s GI tract
Risks of maternal hyperkalaemia to breastfed infant unknown. However, risks to infant from the resin are negligible
10 August 2020