Safety in Lactation: Mucolytics and other drugs for cystic fibrosis

18 September 2020Additional information relating to breastfeeding To be used in conjunction with individual drug entries for specific information and guidance. There is no evidence to support…
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Lactation Safety Information

Steam inhalation
No published evidence of use during breastfeeding
It is unknown how much passes into breast milk.
Due to very low oral bioavailability, the infant is unlikely to absorb significant amounts from the breast milk and side-effects are unlikely.
As a precaution, monitor the infant for signs of rash and gastro-intestinal disturbances
8 February 2023