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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Refrigerated Storage

HeminevrinCheplapharm Arzneimittel GmbH

Cheplapharm Arzneimittel GmbH
31.5 mg/ml Syrup

In the event of an inadvertent temperature excursion the following data may be used:
The unopened bottle is stable for up to 6 months at room temperature (<25°C) with subsequent storage in a refrigerator for 18 months. The new expiry date should not exceed the labelled shelf life of the product.
If stored below 0°C, the product should be discarded.
Please also refer to the manufacturer’s product literature for recommended storage information at

Yes, see above
Yes, if exposed to the conditions above
13 October 2021
London MI Service

Medicine Compliance Aid Stability

genericIntrapharm Laboratories Ltd

Intrapharm Laboratories Ltd
Capsules 192mg
R1 · Red 1Stability data indicates that the drug is not suitable for CAs.
Store in original container. Only store in a glass bottle.
1 October 2015

Lactation Safety Information

Very limited published evidence of safety
Normally only used as a hypnotic in the elderly. Its use as a sedative for drug withdrawal symptoms is normally under specialist supervision
Monitor the infant closely for drowsiness, poor feeding and adequate weight gain
3 January 2018