Testing of Piped Medical Gases 2nd Edition (Yellow Cover)

16 August 2021Originally published in 1999, the content of this YCD remains of use

Safety in Lactation: Inhalational anaesthetics

21 September 2020The effects of inhalational anaesthetics are short-lived. Levels of these drugs in milk are anticipated to be negligible. It is therefore considered that breastfeeding can…
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Lactation Safety Information

Low levels anticipated in milk due to the drug's properties
No published evidence of safety
Breastfeeding can be resumed as soon as the mother has recovered sufficiently from the effects of general anaesthesia
10 August 2020