How should medicines be dosed in children who are obese?

28 May 2021Review on how to calculate medicine doses in children who are obese which includes a table on commonly prescribed medicines.

Safety in Lactation: Vaginal and vulval infections

23 September 2020Fungal vulval infections are normally associated with a vaginal infection which should be treated with an appropriate intravaginal cream or pessary – imidazole drugs to…
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Lactation Safety Information

Oral / Parenteral

Oral / Parenteral
Limited published evidence of safety shows small amounts in breast milk
One case report of bloody stools indicating possible antibiotic-associated colitis
Monitor infant for gastro-intestinal disturbances and oral candida infection, especially if used for prolonged periods or in high doses, although these effects are unlikely to occur.
Choice of alternatives may be directed by local antimicrobial policy.
29 July 2020

For vaginal infections

For vaginal infections
29 July 2020