15 July 2021
Lactation Safety Information
Moderate amount of published evidence of safety
Small amounts in breast milk
Very long half-life increases risk of accumulation in breastfed infants with prolonged treatment in mother; however no adverse effects reported in infants to date
As a precaution, monitor infant for irritability, insomnia, vomiting, diarrhoea, and adequate weight gain.
Avoid in known G6PD deficiency, hyperbilirubinaemia, and in jaundiced premature infants because of risk of kernicterus
20 May 2022