24 Aug 2009
Pamine (methscopolamine) is an anticholinergic. It works by decreasing stomach acid production and by relaxing the muscles in the stomach and intestines. Methscopolamine is used to reduce stomach acid secretion to help control peptic ulcers.
Use of Anticholinergic agents in breastfeeding:
Although these medicines may pass into the breast milk, they have not been reported to cause problems in nursing babies. However, the flow of breast milk may be reduced in some patients. The use of dicyclomine in nursing mothers has been reported to cause breathing problems in infants.
- Pamine Information for Consumers
- Pamine Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Pamine (detailed)
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... breastfeeding.Urgent answer please.Client is due in 1 weeks time and very concerned that this is an unsafe drug for Breastfeeding.
1 answer • 15 Feb 2012
... one week after delivery I was diagnosed with an uterine infection, therefore I was forced to stop breastfeeding and had to start feeding my baby ...
2 answers • 22 Apr 2012
Will my 6 week old get any harmful side affects if I take this while breastfeeding?
0 answers • 19 Nov 2014