Safety in Lactation: Antimigraine drugs

21 October 2020If simple analgesics, e.g. paracetamol and ibuprofen, are insufficient to treat symptoms, sumatriptan is the drug of choice for the treatment of acute migraine. Although…
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Medicine Compliance Aid Stability


Tablets 500 micrograms, 1.5mg
A2 · Amber 2No stability data is available, the manufacturer does not, or cannot recommend use in CAs but there are no theoretical concerns with the product.
No special precautions for storage
No special requirements for storage.
11 May 2015

SanomigranNovartis Pharmaceuticals UK Ltd

Novartis Pharmaceuticals UK Ltd
Tablets s/c 500 micrograms, 1.5mg
A3 · Amber 3No stability data is available. There are theoretical concerns with use in CAs, which may be mitigated by risk minimisation.
Protect from light
Protect from light.
11 May 2015

Lactation Safety Information

Propranolol/ Metoprolol
Long half-life increases risk of accumulation in breastfed infants
No published evidence of safety
For prophylaxis of migraine
4 August 2020