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

ClopixolLundbeck Ltd

Lundbeck Ltd
Tablets f/c 2mg, 10mg, 25mg
G1 · Green 1Stability data indicates that the drug is suitable for CAs and there are no theoretical concerns with the product.
Protect from light
Protect from moisture
Protect from light. Protect from moisture.
1 October 2015

Lactation Safety Information

Oral / standard injection

Oral / standard injection
Haloperidol, Quetiapine
Sedating antipsychotic
Limited published evidence of safety
Maternal oral doses up to 50mg daily produce low levels in milk. However, long half-life increases risk of accumulation in breastfed infants
Monitor infant for drowsiness, poor feeding, irritability, and behavioural effects
18 September 2020

Depot injection

Depot injection
see entry under Zuclopenthixol decanoate
18 September 2020