Safety in Lactation: Treatment of glaucoma

18 September 2020With the exception of acetazolamide (oral/IV) antiglaucoma drugs are administered as eyedrops which have limited systemic absorption in the mother, and pose negligible risk to…
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SalagenNovartis Pharmaceuticals UK Ltd

Novartis Pharmaceuticals UK Ltd
Tablets f/c 5mg
R2 · Red 2Drug is not suitable for CAs due to theoretical reasons that cannot be mitigated.
1 September 2015

Lactation Safety Information

For glaucoma

For glaucoma
Other antiglaucoma drug if appropriate
No published evidence of safety
Monitor infant for cholinergic effects (diarrhea, lacrimation, and excessive salivation or urination), although risk is theoretical and low
5 August 2020

For dry mouth

For dry mouth
No published evidence of safety
Monitor infant for signs of cholinergic side effects (diarrhoea, excessive salivation, sweating etc)
5 August 2020