Switching between liquid and tablet/capsule formulations - Which medicines require extra care?

19 July 2021For a small number of medicines, there are differences in equivalent doses of oral formulations of the same medicine. This needs to be considered when…

Safety in Lactation: Drugs for sleeping disorders

21 October 2020Additional information relating to breastfeeding To be used in conjunction with individual drug entries for specific information and guidance. Hypnotics Use of hypnotic agents in…
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Lactation Safety Information

Zaleplon, Zopiclone, Zolpidem
Limited published evidence of safety
Long half-life of metabolites increases risk of accumulation in breastfed infants
Monitor the infant closely for drowsiness, poor feeding and adequate weight gain
30 July 2020