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Safety in Lactation: Diuretics

Additional information relating to breastfeeding To be used in conjunction with individual drug entries for specific information and guidance. Thiazides and related diuretics (includes bendroflumethiazide,… Acetazolamide Amiloride Bendroflumethiazide Bumetanide Cardiovascular system disorders Chlortalidone Eplerenone Furosemide Hydrochlorothiazide Indapamide Mannitol Metolazone Obstetrics and gynaecology Paediatrics and neonates Safety in Breastfeeding Spironolactone Torasemide

Lactation Safety Information

IV infusion as a diuretic

IV infusion
as a diuretic
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No published evidence of safety
Low levels anticipated in milk due to the drug’s properties
Minimal absorption from the infant’s GI tract
Monitor infant for diarrhoea during first 3 days postpartum because of potential absorption by the infant
24 February 2017

Inhalation as a mucolytic

Inhalation
as a mucolytic
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No published evidence of safety
Very low levels anticipated in milk due to the drug’s properties and route of administration
Minimal absorption from the infant’s GI tract
4 June 2017