Safety in Lactation: Drugs for bleeding disorders

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Refrigerated Storage

Dried Factor VIII Fraction Type 8YBio Products Laboratory

Bio Products Laboratory
Dried Factor VIII Fraction Type 8Y
25IU/mL powder for solution for injection

BPL have stated that in the event that extended stability information is required, they would like to respond on a case by case basis. Please refer to the current BNF for the company’s contact details.

Please also refer to the manufacturer’s product literature for recommended storage information at 

23 March 2021
London MI Service

Lactation Safety Information

Synonym: Human coagulation factor VIII
No published evidence of safety
Unlikely to enter milk and not absorbed from the infant’s GI tract
Factor VIII is a normal component of maternal and infant plasma
20 October 2016