Safety in Lactation: Drugs used in nausea and vertigo

21 September 2020Additional information relating to breastfeeding To be used in conjunction with individual drug entries for specific information and guidance. The choice of anti-emetic will depend…

How can nausea and vomiting be treated during pregnancy?

27 November 2019This Medicines Q&A evaluates the published information available on the safety of the treatment options for nausea and vomiting in pregnancy.  It includes information on…

Which oral antihistamines are safe to use whilst breastfeeding?

10 May 2018This Q & A looks at the use of non-sedating and sedating antihistamines during breastfeeding Summary There are very limited studies or case reports for…
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Medicine Compliance Aid Stability

AvomineManx Healthcare Ltd

Manx Healthcare Ltd
Tablets 25mg
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.
21 January 2015

Lactation Safety Information

As anti-emetic

As anti-emetic
Antihistamine anti-emetic
No published evidence of safety
Extensive experience of safe use of promethazine in breastfeeding
Occasional, short-term use considered compatible with breastfeeding. Repeated use may pose a risk of infant sedation and may interfere with lactation
4 March 2019