Safety in Lactation: Antipsychotics

22 September 2020Additional information relating to breastfeeding To be used in conjunction with individual drug entries for specific information and guidance. Oral and non-depot antipsychotics with less…
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Medicine Compliance Aid Stability

genericWockhardt UK Ltd

Wockhardt UK Ltd
Tablets 200mg, 400mg
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 specific storage requirements other than temperature.
1 October 2015

Lactation Safety Information

Oral as antipsychotic

as antipsychotic
Haloperidol, Quetiapine
Limited published evidence safety at antipsychotic doses in breastfeeding, although majority of evidence is from low dose use as a galactogogue
Significant amounts in breast milk
Monitor infant for drowsiness, poor feeding, irritability, and behavioural effects
9 November 2018