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Medicine use while Breastfeeding

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Many mothers need to take medicines during their pregnancy and almost all medicines pass into breast milk in small quantities. Most are generally considered safe for a mother to take but some medicines that must be avoided include lithium, cytotoxic agents, retinoids and radio-pharmaceuticals. Search or browse the list below for guidelines on taking individual medicines while breastfeeding.

Please Note: Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice in relation to drug use while pregnant or breastfeeding.

Medicine use during Breastfeeding A-Z Index

A A + D Cracked Skin Relief → Actifed Allergy Day / Night Actifed CC Chesty Cough → Afluria 2012-2013 Afluria 2013-2014 → Aldactone Aldex → Aller-Chlor Aller-Chlor Decongestant → Altacaine Altace → Amnesteem Amoclan → Antrizine Antrocol → Asenapine Asendin → Aventyl Hydrochloride Aviane → Azurette B B & O Supprettes → Bel-Tabs Belcomp-PB → Betaderm Betadine → Bivigam Black And Gold Paraceatmol → Bromophed-DX Bromph DM → Butorphanol Butrans → Bystolic C C Phen → Carb Pseudo-Tan Carba-XP → Cefoperazone Cefotan → Cheracol Plus Cheracol with Codeine → Ciloxan Cimetidine → Clotrimazole-7 Cloxacillin → Combivir Combunox → Cordron-HC NR Coreg → CPM-PE-MSC CPM-PSE DM Drops → Cytuss-HC NR D D-Amine-SR → Decadron Phosphate, Injectable Decadron Phosphate, Ophthalmic → Depacon Depade → Detussin Detussin Expectorant → Digibar 190 Digitek → Disposable Enema Disprol Paracetamol → Dorzolamide DOS → Duomine DuoNeb → Dynapen Dynatuss → Dytuss E E S P → Eltroxin Elvitegravir → Entuss Entuss Expectorant → Estradiol Estradiol Cypionate → ExeFen-DMX ExeFen-IR → Ezol F Factive → First Aid Antiseptic FIRST BXN Mouthwash → Flutabs Flutex → Fuzeon G G Bid → Genfiber Gengraf → GRX-Dyne GRX-Dyne Scrub → Gynogen LA 20 H H 9600 SR → Hista-Vent DA Hista-Vent PSE → Hydralazine HydrALAZINE Plus → Hyzine I I 123-Labeled Human Serum Albumin → Intropin Introvale → IvDerm Iveegam En → Izba J J-Cof DHC → Juvisync K K-Pek → Kwelcof L L Thyroxine Roche → Levlen Levlite → LiquiPrep Liquiprin → Loryna Losartan → Lyza
M M O S → Mardrops-EX Marezine → Medicort Medidex → Methamphetamine Methazolamide → Migrin-A Milantex → MonteCough MonteFlu HC → Mupirocin Muri-Lube → MZM N Nabumetone → Naturetin-5 Navane → Nexium 24HR Nexium IV → Norel Norel AD → Nucofed Expectorant Nucofed Pediatric Expectorant → Nytol QuickCaps O OC8 → Optiray 350 Optivar → Otogesic Otomar HC → Ozurdex P P Chlor DM → Paracetamol Paracetamol Almus → PedvaxHIB Peginesatide → Pharmacy Health Colour Free Childrens Paracetamol Pharmacy Health Own Name Paracetamol for Children → Piloptic-3 Piloptic-4 → Pontocaine Ophthalmic Portia → ProAir HFA Proben-C → Prosed DS Prosed EC → Pyrroxate Q Q Flex → Qvar R R & C → Relion Novolin 70 / 30 Innolet Relion Novolin N → Rhinatate Pediatric Rhinatate-NF → Robitussin DX Cough Control Robitussin Lingering Cold Long-Acting Cough → Ryna-12X Ryna-C → Ryzolt S S-Caine Peel → Sennalax-S SennaPrompt → Sinemet Sinemet CR → Soothe & Cool Inzo Soothe and Cool Free Medseptic Skin Protectant → Succcinylcholine Suclor → Supress A Supress A Pediatric → Systen T T- Koff → Teczem Tedrigen → Theolair Theolair-SR → TL-Hist CD TL-Hist CM → Trexbrom Trexbrom (old formulation) → Trigofen Drops Trihexane → Tusnel-A Tusnel-DM Pediatric Drops → Tylenol Cold & Cough Daytime Tylenol Cold & Cough Nighttime → Tyzeka U U-Cort → Uro-Jet AC Uro-KP-Neutral → Uva Ursi V V-COF → Venbid TR Venlafaxine → Visicol Visine All Day Eye Itch Relief → Vyvanse W Wakespan → Wytensin X X-Hist → Xyzal Y Y-Cof DM → YSP Aspirin Z Z-Clinz 10 → Zoden DM Drops ZoDerm → ZzzQuil
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