Safety in Lactation: Drugs for obstructive airways disease

25 September 2020Additional information relating to breastfeeding To be used in conjunction with individual drug entries for specific information and guidance. Bronchodilators Most bronchodilators are considered to…
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Medicine Compliance Aid Stability


Tablet f/c 500 micrograms
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
This medicinal product does not require any special storage conditions.
29 September 2015

Lactation Safety Information

Salbutamol/ Terbutaline inhaler
Phosphodiesterase type-4 inhibitor
No published evidence of safety
Low levels anticipated in milk due to the drug’s properties although long half-life increases risk of accumulation in breastfed infant
Monitor for effects on infant’s weight or appetite
21 April 2017