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Acetaminophen use while Breastfeeding

Drugs containing Acetaminophen: Tylenol, Percocet, Norco, Paracetamol, Vicodin, Fioricet, Lortab, Tylenol with Codeine #3, Excedrin, Ultracet, Show all 1008 »Tylenol with Codeine, Percocet 5/325, Mapap, Panadol, Percocet 10/325, Excedrin Migraine, Endocet, Midrin, Tylenol PM, Tylenol with Codeine #4, Lorcet, Tylenol Arthritis Pain, Tylenol Extra Strength, Midol, Esgic, Roxicet, Percocet 7.5/325, Dologesic, Vicks Nyquil D Cold and Flu Nighttime Relief, Darvocet-N 50, Hycet, Tylox, Migraine Relief, Vicks Dayquil Cold & Flu Relief, Vicks NyQuil Cold & Flu Nighttime Relief, Ofirmev, Darvocet-N 100, Alka-Seltzer Plus Cold, Fioricet with Codeine, Trezix, Coricidin HBP Cold & Flu, Vicks NyQuil Severe Cold & Flu, Tencon, Vicodin ES, Perfalgan, Vicks DayQuil Severe Cold & Flu, Acetaminophen PM Extra Strength, Sinarest, Norel AD, Children's Tylenol, Dafalgan, Doliprane, Headache Relief, Bupap, Theraflu Flu & Sore Throat, Arthritis Pain Relief, Tylenol Cold & Flu Severe, Percogesic, Prodrin, Oxycet, Pamprin Multi-Symptom Menstrual Relief, Dologen, Cephadyn, Fiorpap, Coricidin D, Pain Relief PM Extra Strength, Tramapap, Paracetamol Sandoz Conseil, Amidrine, Efferalgan, Triad, Triaminic Multi-Symptom Fever, Anabar, Lorcet 10/650, Liquicet, Cipla Genpharm Paracetamol, Aceta w/ Codeine, Tactinal, Actamin, Excedrin Extra Strength, Altenol, Tempra, Midol PMS Maximum Strength, Darvocet A500, Excedrin Tension Headache, Talacen, Sudafed PE Cold & Cough, Cough & Cold Relief, Q-Pap, Migraine Formula, Primlev, Midol Complete, Adult Cold, Flu & Sore Throat, Theraflu Nighttime Severe Cold & Cough, Apadaz, Zamicet, Sudafed PE Pressure + Pain, Esgic-Plus, Xodol, Endolor, Anexsia, Sinutab Ex-Strength, Menstrual Pain Relief, Midol PM, Phrenilin, Promax, Acetadryl, Mapap PM, Goody's Headache Powders, Backaid Max, Orbivan, KneeRelief, Migragesic IDA, Syncol, Vicks Dayquil Daytime Cold/Flu (old formulation), Repan, Vistra, Relagesic, Zebutal, Hydrocet, Vicodin HP, CVS Allergy & Cold, Feverall, Zydone, Frenadol, Tylenol with Codeine #2, Paracetamol Teva, Atasol, Aminofen, Hedex, Singlet, Panadol Osteo, Mapap Arthritis Pain, Pamprin Cramp Menstrual Pain Relief, Dristan Cold Multi Symptom Formula, Allergy Multi-Symptom, Silapap Childrens, Paracetamol Biogaran, Acephen, Aceta, Cold Head Congestion, Tylenol Cold Multi-Symptom Severe, Tylenol 8 Hour, Tylenol Cold, Lemsip Headcold, Xartemis XR, Bydol, Vicks Sinex Nighttime, Delsym Cough+ Cold Night Time, Excedrin Back & Body, Benadryl Allergy Plus Cold, Benadryl Allergy Plus Sinus Headache, Panadol Gel Caps, Headache Formula PM, Tylenol Severe Allergy, Excedrin PM, Mucinex Sinus-Max Pressure & Pain, Goody's Extra Strength, Percogesic Extra Strength, Backaid Inflammatory Pain Formula, Benadryl Severe Allergy & Sinus Headache, Sinus Congestion & Pain, Emagrin Forte, Histenol-Forte II, Tylenol Sinus Severe Day, Tylenol Allergy Sinus, Abenol, Valorin, Doliprane Adultes, Paracetamol Almus, Panamax, Remedol, Robitussin Peak Cold Nighttime Nasal Relief, Gendecon, Protid, Umphamol, Paracetamol Merck, Paracetamol Ranbaxy, Norel SR, Alumadrine, Comtrex Day and Night, Duadacin, Mandanol, Kolephrin, Diabetic Tussin Night Time Cold & Flu, Cold Medicine Plus, Actifed Cold & Sinus, Vicks DayQuil HBP Cold & Flu, Masophen, Cetafen, Alvedon, Phenaphen with Codeine, Cocet, Alka-Seltzer Plus-D Multi-Symptom Sinus & Cold Liquid Gels, Panadol Childrens, Marten-Tab, Parmol, Promacet, Duradrin, Epidrin, Migratine, Diacetazone, Bristol Pharma Paracetamol, Anolor 300, Ezol, Capacet, Sinapils, Soul Pattinson Paracetamol, DHC Plus, Theraflu Daytime Severe Cold & Cough, Mucinex Fast-Max Cold, Flu & Sore Throat, Mapap Cold Formula, Combiflex, Comtrex Cold & Cough, Lemsip Original, Parahexal, Congestant, Flutabs, Vicks NyQuil Cold & Flu Nighttime Relief (Alcohol Free), Coricidin HBP Multi-Symptom Cold (Night), Alka-Seltzer Plus Cold & Cough Formula Liquid, Cold Multi-Symptom (Nighttime), Decorel Forte Plus, Margesic, Anacin Advanced Headache Formula, Hydrogesic, Lorcet HD, Magnacet, Midol Teen, Congespirin Aspirin Free, Vicks Sinex Daytime, Duogesic, RhinoFlex, Acuflex, Myophen, Percocet 7.5/500, Dolorex, Lobac, Wygesic, Propacet 100, Balacet, Sinus Maximum Strength, Alka-Seltzer Cold and Sinus, Tylenol Sinus Maximum Strength, Percocet 2.5/325, Acetaminophen-odan, Vanacet, Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Severe, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Cough, Mucus & Congestion Liquid Gels, Mucinex Fast-Max Severe Cold, Non-Pseudo Cold Relief, Mucinex Fast-Max Cold, Flu & Sore Throat Liquid Gels, CounterAct Day, Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Severe (old formulation), Mucinex Fast-Max Severe Congestion & Cold, Phenflu DM, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Sinus, Cold & Cough Liquid Gels, Delsym Cough+ Cold Day Time, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Cold, Mucus & Congestion, Alka-Seltzer Plus Day Severe Cold+Flu Hot Drink Mix, Cold Multi-Symptom Severe, Ali-Flex, Zgesic, ConRx Cold, Mucinex Fast-Max Day Time Severe Cold, Mucinex Children's Cold, Cough & Sore Throat, Mucinex Children's Multi-Symptom Cold & Fever, Ed-Flex, Tylenol Severe Cold & Flu Night Time, Multi-Symptom Nighttime, NyCair, All-Nite Multi-Symptom Cold/Flu Relief, Duradyne DHC, Margesic H, By-Ache, Be-Flex Plus, Mucus Relief Complete, Duraxin, T-Gesic, Lorcet Plus, Zflex, BeFlex, Q Flex, BP Poly-650, Robitussin Severe Multi-Symptom Cough Cold + Flu, Mucus Relief Plus, Duocet, Apagesic, Q-Gesic, Genasec, Phenagesic, Robitussin Peak Cold Daytime Cold + Flu, Daytime Cold & Flu, Contac Complete Cough, Cold & Flu Extra Strength, Tylenol Plus Children's Cold & Cough, Neocitran Non Drowsy Extra Strength Cold and Flu, Vitoxapap, Robitussin Cold + Flu (Daytime), Phenylgesic, Little Colds Multi-Symptom, Vicks Nature Fusion Cold & Flu Multi-Symptom Relief, Comtrex Cold and Cough Maximum Strength, Day Relief PE, Vicks Dayquil Cold & Flu Symptom Relief Plus Vitamin C, Uni-Perr, Flextra-DS, Cold & Cough PE Multi-Symptom, Hyflex-650, Suphedrine PE Cold & Cough, Sudafed PE Pressure+Pain+Cold, Tylenol Cough & Severe Congestion Daytime, Lagesic, RhinoFlex 650, Hyflex-DS, Anatuss, Robitussin Cold Cough and Flu, Tusnel-A, Tylenol Cold Severe Congestion Daytime, Flextra-650, Alpain, Phlemgesic, Balminil Cough and Flu Sugar Free, Theraflu Max-D Severe Cold & Flu, Duraflu, Maxiflu DM, All-Nite Cold, Alka-Seltzer Plus Multi-Symptom Cold & Flu Day & Night Liquid Gels (Night Formula), Alka-Seltzer Plus Night Severe Cold+Flu Hot Drink Mix, Topcare Cough and Sore Throat, PediaCare Cough & Sore Throat Plus Acetaminophen, Triaminic Cough & Sore Throat, Drixoral Cough/Sore Throat, Tylenol Cough and Sore Throat Daytime, Triaminic Softchews Cough & Sore Throat, Children's Triacting, Tylenol Cold & Cough Daytime, Suphedrin Plus, Phenapap, Genapap Sinus, Sinutab Regular Strength, Sine-Off Maximum Strength, Contac Sinus, Dristan Cold Non-Drowsy, Sinus Relief, Diabetic Tussin Night Time Formula, Tylenol Children’s Cold + Cough + Sore Throat, Hexaflu, Ephed Plus, HistaFlex, G-Dologen, Dologen 325, Dologesic NF, Actidogesic, Drixoral Cold/Flu, Complete Sinus Relief, Panritis Forte, Actifed Cold and Sinus, Drixoral Sinus, Sinutab Maximum Strength, Sinarest Sinus, Pseudoephedrine Sinus, Nexafed Sinus Pressure + Pain, Sinadrin Plus, Drixoral Allergy Sinus, Drixoral Cold and Flu, Respa C&C, Bayer Select Sinus Pain Formula, Dologesic DF, Ornex Maximum Strength, Delsym Night Time Multi-Symptom, Tylenol Cold Multi-Symptom Nighttime Liquid, Sudogest Sinus Maximum Strength, Alka-Seltzer Plus Night Cold Formula Liquid, Alka-Seltzer Plus Multi-Symptom Cold & Flu (Night Formula), Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Sinus Congestion & Cough (Night Formula), Allerest No Drowsiness, Suphedrin Sinus, Mucinex Sinus-Max Day & Night, Verdrocet, Co-Gesic, Trycet, Mucinex Fast-Max Night Time Cold & Flu Liquid Gels, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Sinus Congestion, Allergy & Cough Liquid Gels, Alka-Seltzer Plus Maximum Strength Night Cold & Flu Liquid Gels, Alka-Seltzer Plus Maximum Strength Day & Night Cold & Flu Liquid Gels (Night Formula), Benadryl Allergy Sinus Headache, Mucinex Fast-Max Day & Night, Sinutab Maximum Strength Non Drowsy, Robitussin Cold + Flu (Nighttime), Respa C&C IR, Contac Day and Night Cold and Flu, Ornex, Tavist Sinus, Robitussin Peak Cold Nighttime Cold + Flu, Contac Cold + Flu (Night) Cooling Relief Liquid, Delsym Night Time Cough & Cold, Coricidin HBP Nighttime Multi-Symptom Cold, Clear Cough PM Multi-Symptom, Vicks Nature Fusion Cold & Flu Nighttime Relief, Tylenol Cold & Cough Nighttime, Night Time Cold & Flu, Multi Symptom NiteTime, Night Time Multi Symptom Cold/Flu Relief, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Cold+Cough Night Liquid, Tylenol Cough & Sore Throat Nightime, Vicks NyQuil HBP Cold & Flu, Major-gesic, Aceta-Gesic (old formulation), Theraflu Warming Relief Cold and Chest Congestion, Sudafed PE Severe Cold, Percocet 10/650, Roxilox, Sudafed PE Pressure+Pain+Mucus, Coldonyl, Sudafed PE Triple Action, Dimetapp Children's Multi-Symptom Cold & Flu, Tylenol Plus Children's Cold & Allergy, Theraflu Warming Relief Nighttime Severe Cold & Cough, Aceta-Gesic, Delsym Children’s Cough+ Cold Night Time, Mucinex Sinus-Max Night Time Congestion & Cough, Night Time Severe Cold and Cough, Suphedrine PE Severe Cold, CounterAct Night, Robitussin Multi-Symptom Cold Night Time, Mucinex Children's Night Time Multi-Symptom Cold, Anacin PM Aspirin Free, Non-Aspirin PM Extra Strength, Mucinex Sinus-Max Day & Night (Night), Tylenol Women's Menstrual Relief, Genapap PM, Counteract PM Extra Strength, Wal-Nadol PM Extra Strength, Sominex Pain Relief Formula, Pain Reliever PM, Panadol Menstrual Relief, Maxiflu CDX, Mucinex Sinus-Max Day Time Severe Congestion Relief, Pharbetol PM, Xolox, Narvox, Legatrin PM, Coricidin Night Time Cold Relief, Tylenol Sore Throat Nighttime, Headache Relief PM, Perloxx, Mucinex Fast-Max Night Time Cold & Flu, Sudafed PE Nighttime Cold, Percogesic Original Strength, Zolvit, Tylenol Sinus Day/Night Convenience Pack, Tylenol Chest Congestion, Theraflu Flu & Chest Congestion, Comtrex Deep Chest Cold, Anolor DH5, Theracodophen Low 90, Dolacet, Zyfrel, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Allergy Sinus Congestion & Headache, Beechams All-in-One, Duratuss-A, LuSonex Plus, Mucinex Fast-Max Cold & Sinus, Mucinex Sinus-Max Severe Congestion Relief, ConRx Sinus, Mucinex Sinus-Max Day & Night (Day), Tylenol Sinus NightTime, Vicks QlearQuil Nighttime Sinus & Congestion, Theraflu Warming Relief Flu & Sore Throat, Theraflu Warming Relief Sinus & Cold, Benadryl Severe Allergy Plus Sinus Headache, Severe Allergy and Sinus Headache, Equate Allergy & Sinus Headache, Tylenol Allergy Multi-Symptom Nighttime, CVS Allergy & Sinus Headache, Children's Tylenol Plus Cold And Allergy, Robitussin Severe Multi-Symptom Cough Cold + Flu Nighttime, Theraflu ExpressMax Nighttime Severe Cold & Cough, Back Quell, Theraflu ExpressMax Flu, Cough & Sore Throat, Theraflu Nighttime Multi-Symptom Severe Cold With Lipton Flavors, Otis Clapp Back Quell, Benadryl Cold, Contac Day and Night Allergy, Sudafed Sinus Nighttime Plus Pain, Tylenol Allergy Complete NightTime, Actifed Sinus Day and Night, Unisom PM Pain, Night Time Pain, Day Time Multi-Symptom Cold/Flu Relief, Daytime Cold and Flu Relief, Comtrex Non-Drowsy, Contac Severe Cold and Flu Non Drowsy, Day Time Multi Symptom, Non-Drowsy Super Strength Contac Complete, Contact Cold and Sore Throat, Day Relief Cold and Flu, Tylenol Cold Non-Drowsy Gelcaps, Daytime Non-Drowsy, Theraflu Flu Cold & Cough, Theraflu (pseudoephedrine) Daytime Severe Cold, Severe Cold Multi-Symptom, Daytime Cold, Maxidone, Dolagesic, Sinutab Sinus Maximum Strength, Tylenol Sinus + Headache Day, Alka-Seltzer Plus Flu/Body, Stagesic, Mapap Sinus Congestion and Pain, Theraflu Multi-Symptom Severe Cold with Lipton Flavors, Multi Symptom Cold (Day Formula), Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Sinus Congestion & Cough Liquid Gels, Alka-Seltzer Plus Maximum Strength Day Cold & Flu Liquid Gels, Hy-Phen, Alka-Seltzer Plus Maximum Strength Day & Night Cold & Flu Liquid Gels (Day Formula), Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Sinus Congestion & Cough (Day Formula), Alka-Seltzer Plus Multi-Symptom Cold & Flu Day Liquid Gels, Panacet, Comtrex Non Drowsy Liquigel, Theraflu Warming Relief Daytime Multi-Symptom Cold Caplets, Theraflu Warming Relief Daytime Severe Cold & Cough, Tylenol Cold Max Day, Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Daytime, Sudafed PE Pressure+Pain+Cough, Flu & Severe Cold & Cough Daytime Powder, Theraflu ExpressMax Daytime Severe Cold & Cough, Non-Pseudo Sinus Pain & Pressure, Alka-Seltzer Plus Cold and Sinus, ConRx PM, PMS Formula Multi-Symptom, Migrex, Alidrin, Iso-Acetazone, Scot-Tussin Original, Migrin-A, Theraflu Cold & Sore Throat, PMS Relief, Menstrual PMS, IDA, Menstrual Relief Multi-Symptom, Pamprin Maximum Pain, Premsyn PMS, Lurline PMS, Cramp Tabs, PainAid Premenstrual Formula, Bayer Select Max Strength Night Time Pain, Midchlor, Migquin, Day Relief Sinus PE, Sinus Congestion and Pain Daytime Cool Ice, D-Time Sinus, Dilotab II, Excedrin Sinus Headache, Robitussin Peak Cold Nasal Relief, Vicks QlearQuil Daytime Sinus & Congestion, Suphedrine PE Sinus Headache, Tylenol Plus Children's Cold & Stuffy Nose, Contac Cold + Flu (Day Formula), Theraflu Sinus & Cold, LarkaDrin, Nodolor, Migrazone, Isocom, Migrapap, Mitride, Sudafed Triple Action, Tylenol Sinus Severe Congestion Daytime, Cold Multi-Symptom (Daytime), Genapap, Maxiflu CD, Triaminic Fever Reducer Pain Reliever, Paracetamol Qualimed, Adprin B, BF-Paradac, Paracetamol RPG, DG Health Pain Reliever, Tempra Quicklets, Paracetamol Sandoz, Tycolene, Lloydspharmacy Paracetamol Six Plus, Paracetamol Winthrop, Lloydspharmacy Paracetamol Infant, Paracetamol Ivax, Paracetamol Zydus, Triaminic Infant Drops, Atasol Forte, Paralyoc, Tylenol Cool Caplet Extra Strength, Perfalgan Nourrissons Et Enfants, Mapap Rapid Tabs, Jr. Tylenol, Mapap Extra Strength Rapid Burst, Infant's Tylenol, Elixsure Fever/Pain, Liquiprin, Country Chemists Paracetamol, Disprol Soluble Paracetamol, Dolotec, Coles Paracetamol, Genapap Extra Strength, Doliprane Sans Sucre, Dolitabs, Home Brand Paracetamol, Q-Pap Extra Strength, Dolko, ICN Paracetamol, Redutemp, Dolko Enfants, Vicks Formula 44 Custom Care Body Aches, St. Joseph Aspirin-Free, James Dean Pharmacy Paracetamol, Pain-Eze, Efferalgan Pediatrique, Uniserts, Efferalganodis, Expandox, Dolono Infant, Geluprane, Paracetamol Arrow, Ed-APAP, Paracetamol EG, Infadrops, Calpol Infant, Conacetol, Mapap Meltaway, Lemsip Childrens Cold & Flu, Fennings Childrens Cooling, Duatrol SR, Aldi Hedanol Paracetamol, Under Ten Care Infant, Alphapharm Paracetamol, Amadol Paracetamol, No Frills Paracetamol, Tylenol Sore Throat Daytime, Nova Paracetamol, Numark Paracetamol, Cetafen Extra, Amcal Childrens Paracetamol 1-5 Years, Nyal Paracetamol, Medi-Tabs, Amcal Childrens Paracetamol 5-12 Years, Orajel Maximum Strength Toothache, Amcal Paracetamol Pain Relief, Ordov Febrigesic Paracetamol, Topcare 8 Hour Pain Relief, Amcal Paracetamol Infant Drops 1 Month to 2 Years, Pain-Eze Paracetamol Infant Drops, Febridol Syrup for Children, Mandanol 6+, Mandanol Infant, Disprol Paracetamol, Paracets, Galpamol, Paldesic, Calpol Paediatric, Medinol Paediatric, Medinol Under 6, Infantaire Drops, Lemsip Pharmacy Non-Decongestant Formula, Calpol Fastmelts, Calpol Six Plus, Medinol Over 6, Nortemp Children's, Anadin Paracetamol, Mapap Infant Drops, UN-Aspirin Extra Strength, Actimol Children's, Dakota Paracetamol, Miradol, Panadol ActiFast, Panamax 240, Paralgin, Febridol, Mid West Products Numol Paracetamol, Silapap Infants, Cuprofen for Children, Dolono, Anacin Aspirin Free, Pharmacist Advice Colourfree Childrens Paracetamol Double Strength, Chemists Own Chiildrens Paracetamol 5-12 Years, Capital Chemist Paracetamol, Lemsip Cold and Flu Liquid Capsule, Children's Silapap, Febrol Solution, Pharmacy Health Own Name Paracetamol for Children, Febridol Infant Drops, Accidental Rapatabs, Chem Mart Chemadol Children 1 to 5 Years, Chem Mart Chemadol Colourfree, Chem Mart Chemadol Colourfree Children 5-12 Years, Chemists Own Childrens Paracetamol 1-5 Years, Pharmacy Health Paracetamol Colour Free Infants and Childrens Drops 1 Month-4 Years, Lemsip Max, Chemists Own Paracetamol, Chemists Own Paracetamol Capseals, Chemists Own Paracetamol Pain & Fever 1 Month to 2 Years, Chemists Own Paracetamol Pain & Fever 1 to 5 Years, Chemists Own Paracetamol Pain and Fever 5 to 12 Years, A-Pak Laboratories Paediatric Analgesic Paracetamol, Chemplus Paracetamol, Chemworld Colourfree Childrens Paracetamol Double Strength 5-12 Years, Chemworld Colourfree Childrens Paracetamol Junior 1-5 Years, Chemworld Paracetamol, Mapap Children's, PediaCare Smooth Melts Acetaminophen Fever Reducer/Pain Reliever, HyVee Health 8 Hour Pain Relief, Black And Gold Paraceatmol, Pain Clear Paracetamol, Setamol, Paraspen Drops, Panadol Colourfree Drops, Pharmacist Paracetamol Infant Drops, Pharmacist Paracetamol Infant Drops Colour Free, Bi-Lo Paracetamol, Pain-Eze Paracetamol Infant Drops Colour Free, Pharmaction Paracetamol, Biochemie Paracetamol, Healthsense Pain Relief Drops Children 1 Month to 2 Years, Pharmacist Advice Paracetamol Infant Drops, Pharmacy Health Paracetamol Colour Free Childrens, Black and Gold Paracetamol, Hexal Comfarol, Blooms the Chemist Paracetamol, Panadol Extend, Paracetamol Soluble, Vitapap, Sigma Paracetamol, Actimol Infant, ConRx Extra Strength, PediaCare Infants' Acetaminophen Fever Reducer/Pain Reliever, PediaCare Children's Acetaminophen Fever Reducer/Pain Reliever, Chemworld Paracetamol Infant Colour Free, Chem Mart Chemadol, Claradol, Tylenol Regular Strength, Rex Paracetamol, Topcare Arthritis Pain Relief, Accidental First Aid Supplies Paracetamol, Panadol Jr, Flu Strength Hot Lemon Powders, Paineze Paracetamol, Health Care Chemist Paracetamol Infant Drops Colour Free, Genebs, Buckley's Complete, Herron Gold Paracetamol Tabsules, Panamol, Guardian Paracetamol, Herron Paracetamol, Tempra 2, Tempol, Herron Paracetamol Capseals, Tempra 3, Taminol, Herron Paracetamol Capseals Handy Pack, Pharbetol, Herron Paracetamol Handy Pack, Apra, Q-Nol, Guardian Paracetamol Tabsules, Guardian Childrens Paracetamol 5-12 Years, Leader 8 Hour Pain Reliever, Childrens Panadol 5 - 12 Years, Children's ElixSure, Little Fevers, Mapap Rapid Release Gelcaps, Benylin Sore Throat, Fawns & McAllan Paracetamol, Zee Unaspirin ES, Chem Mart Chemadol Colourfree Childrens 1-5 Years, Midol Long Lasting Relief, Childrens Panadol 1 - 5 Years Colourfree, Childrens Panadol 1 - 5 Years, Childrens Panadol 5 - 12 Years Colourfree, Equaline Pain Relief, Alpha First Aid Supplies Paracetamol, Help I Have A Headache, Febridol Clear Effervescent, Herron Paracetamol Tabsules, Panadol Rapid Handipak, Panadol Soluble, Paralgin Paracetamol Tabsules, Pharmacist Childrens Paracetamol Colourfree 1-5 Years, Pharmacist Childrens Paracetamol Colourfree 5-12 Years, Pharmacy Health Colour Free Childrens Paracetamol, Gold Cross Paracetamol, Tylenol Cold Sore Throat, Amcal Paracetamol Tabsules, Guardian Childrens Paracetamol, Phenflu CD, Dimetapp Children's Nighttime Flu, Theraflu Nighttime Severe Cold & Cough Caplets, Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Day and Night, Comtrex Nighttime Cold & Cough, XL-3 Xtra Cold and Cough, Multi Symptom Cold (Night Formula), Multi Symptom Cold Relief, Alka-Seltzer Plus Maximum Strength Cold & Cough Liquid Gels, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Cold & Flu Formula Effervescent Tablets, Alka-Seltzer Plus Flu Formula, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Sinus & Cold Hot Drink Mix, Theraflu Warming Relief Nighttime Multi-Symptom Cold Caplets, Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Nighttime, Triaminic Multi-Symptom Fever & Cold, Comtrex Cold and Flu Maximum Strength, Comtrex Maximum Strength Cold Relief, Contac Severe Cold and Flu Maximum Stength, Theraflu Flu, Cold and Cough Powder, Cough Formula M Multi-Symptom, Comtrex Cold and Flu Maximum Strength Tablet, Comtrex Cold and Flu Maximum Strength Liquid, Genacol Maximum Strength, Childrens Tylenol Cold Plus Cough, Contac Cold and Flu Maximum Strength, Comtrex Cold & Cough Day Night, Tylenol Cold Multi-Symptom Nighttime, Allpanto-S, Colrex, Cafgesic, Durabac, Menstrual Relief Extra Strength, Menstrual Relief Maximum Strength, Menstrual Relief, Menstrual Complete, Rid-A-Pain Compound, Ninjacof-A, 999 Cold Remedy Granular, Cotabflu, Colrex Compound, Tylenol Children’s Cold + Cough + Runny Nose, Codral Cold and Flu + Cough Day and Night, PediaCare Cough & Runny Nose Plus Acetaminophen, Coricidin HBP Maximum Strength Flu, Mapap Cough & Sinus Formula, Vicks Formula 44 Custom Care Cough & Cold PM, Flu Relief BP, Coricidin HBP Day & Night Multi-Symptom Cold, Tylenol Cold and Flu Severe Day & Night, Dimetapp Children's Multi-Symptom Cold & Flu (old formulation), Tylenol Children’s Cold + Flu, PediaCare Multi-Symptom Cold Plus Acetaminophen, PediaCare Flu Plus Acetaminophen, Theraflu Flu & Cough, Co-Apap, Flextra, Comtrex Allergy Sinus Night and Day, Chlor-Trimeton Sinus, Sigma Pain Relief, Comtrex Sinus and Nasal, Comtrex Nighttime Flu Therapy, Simplet, Tricom, Comtrex Allergy Sinus, Codimal, Allerest Sinus, Comtrex Allergy Sinus Maximum Strength, Allerest Headache Strength, Rhinogesic, Sinarest Extra Strength, Triaminicin, Sinutab Maximum Strength Caplets, Allergy Sinus Maximum Strength, Tavist Allergy/Sinus/Headache, EZ III, Capital with Codeine Suspension, Cocet Plus, Capital w/Codeine, Codrix, Phenflu CDX, Sinulin, Trital SR, Theracaps Multi-Symptom Cough & Cold Reliever, Super Strength Sinadrin, Triaminic Flu, Cough & Fever, Gelpirin-CCF, Contac Cold + Flu (Night Formula), Medicidin-D, ConRx Allergy Sinus, Allergy Sinus PE Pain Relief, PX Allergy Sinus PE, Pyrroxate, Relief-PE, Onset Forte, GNP Cold Relief Plus, Tylenol Allergy Multi-Symptom, Covangesic, Tylenol Sinus Congestion & Pain Nighttime, Comtrex Severe Cold & Sinus, Comtrex Flu Therapy, Tylenol Plus Children's Cold, XL-3 Cold Medicine, Hybrid CF, Sine-Off Sinus/Cold, Tylenol Sinus Congestion and Pain Cool Burst Day Night, Alka-Seltzer Plus Cold & Flu, HEB Allergy, Dryphen, Flextra Plus, Saleto-D, Pharmacist Formula Paracetamol, Vanquish, Pamprin Max Menstrual Pain Relief, Goody's Extra-Strength Headache Powders, ConRx Pain Reliever, Uricalm Intensive, Genace, Supac, Arthriten Inflammatory Pain Formula, PainAid Extra-Strength Formula, CVS Extra Strength Headache Relief, Medique Pain-Off, Extra Pain Relief, Excedrin Menstrual Complete, Saleto, Exaprin, Levacet, Painaid, Excedrin PM Headache, Rhinocaps, Staflex, Comtrex Acute Head Cold, Dristan Cold Maximum Strength, Pacimol Caplets, Priceline Paracetamol, Arthriten, Bayer Migraine Formula, Phrenilin Forte (old formulation), Panadol Gel Tabs, Pharmacist Formula Infants, Paraspen, RP Scherer Paracetamol, RP Scherer Paracetamol Liquid-Filled Capsules, Savings Paracetamol, Signature Range Paracetamol, Dymadon, Soul Pattinson Childrens Paracetamol Elixir, Soul Pattinson Colour Free Paracetamol 1-5 Years, Soul Pattinson Colour Free Paracetamol Drops, Soul Pattinson Colourfree Childrens Paracetamol, API Healthcare Coloufree Childrens Paracetamol, Pharmore Paracetamol, API Healthcare Colourfree Childrens Paracetamol Double Strength, Soul Pattinson Paracetamol Clear Effervescent, Panadol Mini Caps, API Healthcare Paracetamol, Pharmacy Health Paracetamol, Terry White Chemists Colour Free Paracetamol 1-5 Years, Pharmacist Paracetamol, Terry White Chemists Colour Free Paracetamol Infant Drops, Goody's Body Pain, Basics Paracetamol, Tylophen, Conney Aspirin-Free, Orbivan CF, Cafgesic Forte, Excedrin Mild Headache, Pacaps, Alagesic, Americet, Nonbac, Vanatol S, Dolgic Plus, Dolgic LQ, Pharmacist Advice Paracetamol, Phrenilin with Caffeine and Codeine, Terry White Chemists Paracetamol, Valorin Extra, Minotal, Excedrin Quick Tab, Hycomine Compound, Panlor DC, Panlor SS, Panlor, Zerlor, Emagrin Forte (old formulation), Migralam, MigraTen, Combiflex ES, Durabac Forte, Mygracet, Medigesic, Allzital, Alagesic LQ, Triaprin, Bucet, Sedapap, Dolgic, Prominol, Butex Forte, Axocet, Tylenol Childrens Paracetamol, Paracare, Terry White Chemists Paracetamol Colourfree Children 5-12 Years, Phrenilin Forte, Vanatol LQ, G-1, Arcet, Isocet, Pharmagesic, Anoquan, Two-Dyne, Tenake, Femcet, Geone, Tencet, Dolmar, Ide-cet, Allergy Pain Relief

Medically reviewed on November 30, 2017

Acetaminophen Levels and Effects while Breastfeeding

Summary of Use during Lactation

Acetaminophen is a good choice for analgesia, and fever reduction in nursing mothers. Amounts in milk are much less than doses usually given to infants. Adverse effects in breastfed infants appear to be rare.

Drug Levels

Maternal Levels. A single oral dose of 650 mg of acetaminophen was given to 12 nursing mothers who were 2 to 22 months postpartum. Peak milk levels of 10 to 15 mg/L occurred between 1 and 2 hours after the dose in all patients. Acetaminophen was undetectable (<0.5 mg/L) in all mothers 12 hours after the dose. The authors calculated that an infant who ingested 90 mL of breastmilk every 3 hours would receive an average of 0.88 mg of acetaminophen or 0.14% (range 0.04 to 0.23%) of the mother's absolute dosage.[1] Using data from this study, an infant would receive a maximum of about 2% of the maternal weight-adjusted dosage.

Three women took a single 500 mg dose of acetaminophen. Peak milk levels averaging 4.2 mg/L occurred within 2 hours after the dose.[2] Using data from this study, an infant would receive a maximum of about 3.6% of the maternal weight-adjusted dosage.

Four women who were 2 to 8 months postpartum were given a single 1 gram dose of acetaminophen. Peak milk levels occurred between 1 and 2.5 hours after the dose. The authors estimated that a breastfed infant would receive an average of 1.1% and a maximum of 1.8% of the maternal weight-adjusted dosage. This dose is about 0.5% of the lowest recommended infant dose of acetaminophen.[3]

Infant Levels. No acetaminophen was detected in the urine of 12 breastfed infants aged 2 to 22 months after maternal ingestion of 650 mg of acetaminophen.[1]

Urine was collected for 1 to 3.5 hours after nursing in 6 infants aged 2 to 6 days whose mothers received 1 to 2 grams of acetaminophen 2 to 4 hours before nursing their infant. Infants excreted an average of 401 mcg of acetaminophen and its metabolites in urine during the collection interval. These neonates excreted a greater percentage of drug as acetaminophen and much less as the sulfate metabolite than adults.[3]

Effects in Breastfed Infants

A maculopapular rash on the upper trunk and face of a 2-month-old infant was probably caused by acetaminophen in breastmilk. The rash occurred after 2 days of therapy in the mother at a dose of 1 gram at bedtime. It subsided when the drug was discontinued and recurred 2 weeks later after another acetaminophen dose of 1 gram was taken by the mother.[4]

Two papers report 14 women who breastfed after taking acetaminophen or its prodrug phenacetin with no adverse effects to their infants.[1][5]

In a telephone follow-up study, mothers reported no side effects among 43 infants exposed to acetaminophen in breastmilk.[6]

Two clinicians speculated that breastmilk exposure to acetaminophen during breastfeeding might be a risk factor for asthma and wheezing in the breastfed infants based on their personal observations.[7] However, these observations were uncontrolled and cannot be considered to be valid proof of an association.[8]

Effects on Lactation and Breastmilk

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

Alternate Drugs to Consider

Ibuprofen

References

1. Berlin CM Jr, Yaffe SJ, Ragni M. Disposition of acetaminophen in milk, saliva and plasma of lactating women. Pediatr Pharmacol. 1980;1:135-41. PMID: 7202185

2. Bitzen PO, Gustafsson B, Jostell KG et al. Excretion of paracetamol in human breast milk. Eur J Clin Pharmacol. 1981;20:123-5. PMID: 7262173

3. Notarianni LJ, Oldham HG, Bennett PN. Passage of paracetamol into breast milk and its subsequent metabolism by the neonate. Br J Clin Pharmacol. 1987;24:63-7. PMID: 3620287

4. Matheson I, Lunde PKM, Notarianni L. Infant rash caused by paracetamol in breast milk? Pediatrics. 1985;76:651-2. Letter. PMID: 2931668

5. Findlay JWA, DeAngelis RL et al. Analgesic drugs in breast milk and plasma. Clin Pharmacol Ther. 1981;29:625-33. PMID: 6529531

6. Ito S, Blajchman A, Stephenson M et al. Prospective follow-up of adverse reactions in breast-fed infants exposed to maternal medication. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 1993;168:1393-9. PMID: 8498418

7. Nadal-Amat J, Verd S. Paracetamol and asthma and lactation. Acta Paediatr. 2011;100:e2-3. PMID: 21244486

8. Bakkeheim E, Carlsen KH, Lodrup Carlsen KC. Paracetamol exposure during breastfeeding and risk of allergic disease. Acta Paediatr. 2011;100:e3. PMID: 21535130

Acetaminophen Identification

Substance Name

Acetaminophen

CAS Registry Number

103-90-2

Drug Class

Analgesics, Non-Narcotic

Administrative Information

LactMed Record Number

330

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