Lodoxamide use while Breastfeeding

Drugs containing Lodoxamide: Alomide

Lodoxamide Levels and Effects while Breastfeeding

Summary of Use during Lactation

Although no published data exist on the use of lodoxamide during lactation, maternal milk levels are likely to be very low after the use eye drops. To substantially diminish the amount of drug that reaches the breastmilk after using eye drops, place pressure over the tear duct by the corner of the eye for 1 minute or more, then remove the excess solution with an absorbent tissue.

Drug Levels

Maternal Levels. Relevant published information was not found as of the revision date.

Infant Levels. Relevant published information was not found as of the revision date.

Effects in Breastfed Infants

Relevant published information was not found as of the revision date.

Possible Effects on Lactation

Relevant published information was not found as of the revision date.

References

Lodoxamide Identification

Substance Name

Lodoxamide

CAS Registry Number

53882-12-5

Drug Class

  • Anti-Allergic Agents
  • Histamine Antagonists

Administrative Information

LactMed Record Number

782

Information from the National Library of Medicine's LactMed Database.

Last Revision Date

2013-09-07

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