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Safety in Lactation: Drugs for thromboembolic disorders

Additional information relating to breastfeeding To be used in conjunction with individual drug entries for specific information and guidance. Oral anticoagulants The coumarin anticoagulants, warfarin… Abciximab Acenocoumarol Alteplase Apixaban Argatroban Aspirin Cardiovascular system disorders Clopidogrel Dabigatran etexilate Dalteparin Dipyridamole Edoxaban Enoxaparin Epoprostenol Eptifibatide Fondaparinux Heparin Phenindione Prasugrel Rivaroxaban Safety in Lactation Ticagrelor Tinzaparin Urokinase Warfarin

Lactation Safety Information

as antiplatelet during renal dialysis

as antiplatelet during renal dialysis
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Limited use as normally given to inhibit platelet aggregation during renal dialysis when heparins are unsuitable
No published evidence of safety
Low levels anticipated in milk due to the drug’s properties
Consider suspending breastfeeding during dialysis to minimise any unknown risks
20th October 2016

for pulmonary hypertension

for pulmonary hypertension
Sildenafil
No published evidence of safety
Low levels anticipated in milk due to the drug’s properties
16th January 2017