Safety in Lactation: Tetracyclines

25 September 2020If other antibiotics are not appropriate, tetracycline is the preferred drug from this group. Short term use (less than 3 weeks duration) is acceptable for…
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Medicine Compliance Aid Stability

genericActavis UK Ltd

Actavis UK Ltd
Tablets 250mg
A3 · Amber 3No stability data is available. There are theoretical concerns with use in CAs, which may be mitigated by risk minimisation.
Airtight container
Protect from light
Protect from moisture
Tetracycline is hygroscopic. It stable in air but darkens on exposure to strong sunlight and moisture. Maximum 7 days in MCA.
18 March 2015

Lactation Safety Information

No adverse effects reported in breastfed infants
Small amounts in breast milk
Evidence of safe use in breastfeeding
11 August 2020