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Acetaminophen use while Breastfeeding

Drugs containing Acetaminophen: Tylenol, Paracetamol, Percocet, Norco, Vicodin, Fioricet, Tylenol with Codeine #3, Lortab, Panadol, Excedrin, Show all 1023 »Percocet 5/325, Percocet 10/325, Ultracet, Midol, Excedrin Migraine, Vicks NyQuil Cold & Flu Nighttime Relief, Endocet, Aceta, Vicks DayQuil Severe Cold & Flu, Tylenol Extra Strength, Darvocet-N 50, Mapap, Tylenol with Codeine, Tylenol PM, Midrin, Cough & Cold Relief, Dologesic, Tylenol with Codeine #4, Vicks NyQuil Severe Cold & Flu, Tylenol Arthritis Pain, Lorcet, Coricidin HBP Cold & Flu, Esgic, Ofirmev, Vicks Dayquil Cold & Flu Relief, Trezix, Migraine Relief, Fioricet with Codeine, Percocet 7.5/325, Arthritis Pain Relief, Pain Relief PM Extra Strength, Percocet 7.5/500, Roxicet, Vicodin ES, Theraflu Flu & Cough, Headache Relief, Children's Tylenol, Tylenol Cold & Flu Severe, Perfalgan, Sudafed PE Sinus Pressure + Pain, Tylox, Hycet, Darvocet-N 100, Tempra, Doliprane, Excedrin Extra Strength, Tylenol Sinus + Headache Day, 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Paediatric, Excedrin Sinus Headache, Anexsia, Theraflu Nighttime Severe Cold & Cough Caplets, Mucinex Children's Multi-Symptom Cold & Fever, Comtrex Cold & Cough, Panadol ActiFast, Singlet, Vicks Dayquil Daytime Cold/Flu (old formulation), Vicodin HP, Pacimol Caplets, Paracare, Tylenol 8 Hour, Calpol Infant, Elixsure Fever/Pain, Atasol, Paracetamol Merck, Taminol, Acephen, A-Pak Laboratories Paediatric Analgesic Paracetamol, Percocet 2.5/325, Anabar, Magnacet, Panadol Osteo, Mapap Arthritis Pain, XL-3 Cold Medicine, Dristan Cold Multi Symptom Formula, Tylophen, Childrens Tylenol Cold Plus Cough, Dolorex, Coricidin HBP Maximum Strength Flu, Vanatol LQ, Excedrin Mild Headache, Pseudoephedrine Sinus, Dristan Cold Non-Drowsy, Excedrin PM, Percogesic Original Strength, Esgic-Plus, Amidrine, Duradrin, Nodolor, Zydone, Duocet, Co-Gesic, Migrin-A, Repan, Geone, Panadol Extend, Phrenilin with Caffeine and Codeine, Abenol, Medigesic, Anolor 300, Vitapap, Bristol Pharma Paracetamol, Migrex, PediaCare Smooth Melts Acetaminophen Fever Reducer/Pain Reliever, Arcet, Vtol LQ, Lorcet Plus, Legatrin PM, Zebutal, 7T Gummy ES Chewable Tablets, Hycomine Compound, Efferalgan Pediatrique, Doliprane Adultes, Conacetol, Tylenol Sinus Congestion & Pain Nighttime, Anacin Aspirin Free, Migrazone, Silapap Childrens, Cough Formula M Multi-Symptom, Comtrex Day and Night, Pain Reliever PM, Benylin Sore Throat, Xodol, Stagesic, Panacet, Dolacet, Migralam, Paracetamol Sandoz, Apadaz, Benadryl Allergy Plus Cold, Mucinex Sinus-Max Day & Night (Night), Night Time Severe Cold and Cough, Sudafed PE Severe Cold, Genebs, Q-Nol, Dvorah, Tylenol Cough and Sore Throat Daytime, Contact Cold and Sore Throat, Menstrual Complete, Dristan Cold Maximum Strength, Daytime Cold and Flu Relief, Daytime Cold, Allzital, Sedapap, Promacet, DHC Plus, Prodrin, Phrenilin, Combiflex, Panlor, KneeRelief, LuSonex Plus, Flutabs, Actamin, Paracetamol EG, Paracetamol Biogaran, Theraflu ExpressMax Daytime Severe Cold & Cough, Mucinex Sinus-Max Day Time Severe Congestion Relief, Sinus Congestion & Pain, Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Severe, Mucinex Sinus-Max Severe Congestion Relief, Help I Have A Headache, Congestant, Cold Multi-Symptom (Nighttime), Aceta-Gesic, Benadryl Severe Allergy & Sinus Headache, Benadryl Cold, Goody's Body Pain, Tylenol Children’s Cold + Cough + Runny Nose, Percogesic Extra Strength, Colrex Compound, Genace, Paraspen, Isocom, Percocet 10/650, Sinulin, Narvox, Myophen, Alpain, RhinoFlex, Vitoxapap, Duogesic, NyCair, API Healthcare Paracetamol, Norel SR, Alvedon, Disprol Paracetamol, Infant's Tylenol, Paracetamol Teva, Tycolene, Vicks Nyquil D Cold and Flu Nighttime Relief, Aminofen, Alka-Seltzer Plus Cold and Sinus, Anadin Paracetamol, Frenadol, Actidogesic, Dologen 325, Cuprofen for Children, Maxiflu CD, Febridol, Night Time Cold & Flu, Dymadon, Sinutab Maximum Strength, Sinus Relief, Sinus Maximum Strength, Tylenol with Codeine #2, Balacet, Wygesic, RP Scherer Paracetamol Liquid-Filled Capsules, Mapap Sinus Congestion and Pain, Coricidin D, Delsym Cough+ Cold Day Time, Backaid Max, Menstrual PMS, Mucus Relief Complete, PMS Formula Multi-Symptom, PMS Relief, Mucinex Fast-Max Severe Cold, Prolate, Talacen, Robitussin Severe Multi-Symptom Cough Cold + Flu, ConRx Cold, Mucinex Fast-Max Cold, Flu & Sore Throat, Day Relief Cold and Flu, Non-Drowsy Super Strength Contac Complete, Day Time Multi Symptom, Contac Severe Cold and Flu Non Drowsy, Cold & Cough PE Multi-Symptom, Suphedrine PE Cold & Cough, Comtrex Non-Drowsy, Mucinex Sinus-Max Pressure, Pain & Cough, Robitussin Cold + Flu (Nighttime), Vicks Nature Fusion Cold & Flu Nighttime Relief, Coricidin HBP Nighttime Multi-Symptom Cold, Alka-Seltzer Plus Flu/Body, Cold Multi-Symptom Severe, Tylenol Cold & Cough Nighttime, Multi Symptom NiteTime, Night Time Multi Symptom Cold/Flu Relief, Theraflu Flu Cold & Cough, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Cold+Cough Night Liquid, Tylenol Cough & Sore Throat Nightime, Clear Cough PM Multi-Symptom, Mucinex Fast-Max Day & Night, Mucinex Sinus-Max Day & Night, Delsym Night Time Multi-Symptom, Delsym Night Time Cough & Cold, Alka-Seltzer Plus Day Severe Cold+Flu Hot Drink Mix, Cold Head Congestion, Tylenol Cold Non-Drowsy Gelcaps, PediaCare Cough & Sore Throat Plus Acetaminophen, Triaminic Cough & Sore Throat, Drixoral Cough/Sore Throat, Triaminic Softchews Cough & Sore Throat, Children's Triacting, Tylenol Cold & Cough Daytime, Mucinex Nightshift Cold & Flu, Topcare Cough and Sore Throat, Severe Cold Multi-Symptom, Theraflu (pseudoephedrine) Daytime Severe Cold, Vicks DayQuil HBP Cold & Flu, Daytime Non-Drowsy, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Cough, Mucus & Congestion Liquid Gels, Rompe Pecho MAX, Decorel Forte Plus, Mucinex Fast-Max Severe Congestion & Cold, Diabetic Tussin Night Time Cold & Flu, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Sinus, Cold & Cough Liquid Gels, Diabetic Tussin Night Time Formula, Respa C&C, Respa C&C IR, Contac Day and Night Cold and Flu, Phenflu DM, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Cold, Mucus & Congestion, Alka-Seltzer Plus Night Cold Formula Liquid, Robitussin Peak Cold Nighttime Cold + Flu, Contac Cold + Flu (Night) Cooling Relief Liquid, Tylenol Cold Multi-Symptom Nighttime Liquid, Alka-Seltzer Plus Maximum Strength Night Cold & Flu Liquid Gels, Alka-Seltzer Plus Multi-Symptom Cold & Flu (Night Formula), Tylenol Severe Cold & Flu Night Time, Vicks Nature Fusion Cold & Flu Multi-Symptom Relief, Non-Pseudo Cold Relief, Tylenol Cold Multi-Symptom Severe, Little Colds Multi-Symptom, BC Cough & Cold, Mapap Cold Formula, Robitussin Cold + Flu (Daytime), Neocitran Non Drowsy Extra Strength Cold and Flu, Tylenol Plus Children's Cold & Cough, Contac Complete Cough, Cold & Flu Extra Strength, Daytime Cold & Flu, All-Nite Cold, Multi-Symptom Nighttime, Tylenol Cold + Mucus Severe, Robitussin Peak Cold Daytime Cold + Flu, All-Nite Multi-Symptom Cold/Flu Relief, Mucinex Fast-Max Day Time Severe Cold, Sudafed PE Head Congestion + Flu Severe, Mucinex Children's Cold, Cough & Sore Throat, Tusnel-A, Maxiflu DM, Theraflu Max-D Severe Cold & Flu, Balminil Cough and Flu Sugar Free, Phlemgesic, Tylenol Cold Severe Congestion Daytime, Robitussin Cold Cough and Flu, Anatuss, Theraflu Daytime Severe Cold & Cough, Mucinex Fast-Max Cold, Flu & Sore Throat Liquid Gels, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Sinus Congestion & Cough (Night Formula), Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Severe (old formulation), Mucinex Fast-Max Night Time Cold & Flu Liquid Gels, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Sinus Congestion, Allergy & Cough Liquid Gels, Comtrex Non Drowsy Liquigel, Mucinex Nightshift Sinus Clear & Cool, Mucinex Nightshift Cold & Flu Clear & Cool, Alka-Seltzer Plus Maximum Strength Day & Night Cold & Flu Liquid Gels (Night Formula), Mucinex Nightshift Sinus, Flu & Severe Cold & Cough Daytime Powder, Sudafed PE Pressure+Pain+Cough, Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Daytime, Tylenol Cold Max Day, Theraflu Warming Relief Daytime Severe Cold & Cough, Theraflu Warming Relief Daytime Multi-Symptom Cold Caplets, Day Relief PE, Cold Multi-Symptom (Daytime), Alka-Seltzer Plus Multi-Symptom Cold & Flu Day & Night Liquid Gels (Night Formula), Alka-Seltzer Plus Night Severe Cold+Flu Hot Drink Mix, Alka-Seltzer Plus Multi-Symptom Cold & Flu Day Liquid Gels, CounterAct Day, Sudafed PE Pressure+Pain+Cold, Alka-Seltzer Plus Maximum Strength Day Cold & Flu Liquid Gels, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Sinus Congestion & Cough Liquid Gels, Multi Symptom Cold (Day Formula), Mucinex Fast-Max Congestion & Headache, Tylenol Cough & Severe Congestion Daytime, Day Time Multi-Symptom Cold/Flu Relief, Vicks Dayquil Cold & Flu Symptom Relief Plus Vitamin C, Mucus Relief Plus, Tylenol Severe Allergy, Migragesic IDA, Day Relief Sinus PE, Contac Cold + Flu (Day Formula), Sinus Congestion and Pain Daytime Cool Ice, Tylenol Plus Children's Cold & Stuffy Nose, Suphedrine PE Sinus Headache, Vicks QlearQuil Daytime Sinus & Congestion, Robitussin Peak Cold Nasal Relief, Dilotab II, 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Sinus Headache, Severe Allergy and Sinus Headache, CVS Allergy & Cold, Equate Allergy & Sinus Headache, Pharbetol PM, Coricidin Night Time Cold Relief, CVS Allergy & Sinus Headache, Epidrin, Diacetazone, Migrapap, Migratine, Mitride, Migquin, IDA, Midchlor, Alidrin, Iso-Acetazone, Bayer Select Max Strength Night Time Pain, Sominex Pain Relief Formula, ConRx PM, Acetadryl, Night Time Pain, Unisom PM Pain, Genapap PM, Mapap PM, Counteract PM Extra Strength, Wal-Nadol PM Extra Strength, Headache Formula PM, Tylenol Allergy Multi-Symptom Nighttime, Children's Tylenol Plus Cold And Allergy, Dolagesic, Sudafed Triple Action, Mucinex Sinus-Max Day & Night (Day), Theraflu Warming Relief Cold and Chest Congestion, Emagrin Forte, Mucinex Fast-Max Congestion and Headache Clear & Cool, Sudafed PE Triple Action, Coldonyl, Sudafed PE Pressure+Pain+Mucus, Tylenol Sinus Severe Congestion Daytime, Verdrocet, Sudafed PE Head Congestion + Mucus, Duradyne DHC, Hydrogesic, Margesic H, T-Gesic, Lorcet HD, 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Infantaire Drops, Lemsip Pharmacy Non-Decongestant Formula, Cetafen, Calpol Fastmelts, Masophen, Medinol Over 6, Nortemp Children's, Paracets, Hedex, Mandanol, Paldesic, Valorin, Actimol Children's, Dakota Paracetamol, Miradol, Umphamol, Remedol, Panamax 240, Paralgin, Parahexal, Mid West Products Numol Paracetamol, Parmol, Medinol Paediatric, Galpamol, Mapap Infant Drops, Triaminic Fever Reducer Pain Reliever, Paracetamol Qualimed, Adprin B, BF-Paradac, Paracetamol RPG, DG Health Pain Reliever, Tempra Quicklets, Paracetamol Sandoz Conseil, Lloydspharmacy Paracetamol Six Plus, Q-Pap, Paracetamol Winthrop, Lloydspharmacy Paracetamol Infant, Disprol Soluble Paracetamol, Paracetamol Zydus, Triaminic Infant Drops, Atasol Forte, Paralyoc, Tylenol Cool Caplet Extra Strength, Perfalgan Nourrissons Et Enfants, Acetaminophen-odan, Mapap Rapid Tabs, Jr. Tylenol, Mapap Extra Strength Rapid Burst, Infadrops, Silapap Infants, Mandanol Infant, Paracetamol Ivax, Panadol Gel Tabs, Pharmacist Formula Paracetamol, Pharmacist Formula Infants, RP Scherer Paracetamol, Savings Paracetamol, Signature Range Paracetamol, Soul Pattinson Childrens Paracetamol Elixir, Promax, Soul Pattinson Colour Free Paracetamol 1-5 Years, Soul Pattinson Colour Free Paracetamol Drops, Soul Pattinson Colourfree Childrens Paracetamol, API Healthcare Coloufree Childrens Paracetamol, Pharmacist Advice Colourfree Childrens Paracetamol Double Strength, Soul Pattinson Paracetamol, API Healthcare Colourfree Childrens Paracetamol Double Strength, Soul Pattinson Paracetamol Clear Effervescent, Panadol Mini Caps, Pharmacy Health Paracetamol, Terry White Chemists Colour Free Paracetamol 1-5 Years, Pharmacist Paracetamol, Terry White Chemists Colour Free Paracetamol Infant Drops, Excedrin Back & Body, Black and Gold Paracetamol, Pharmacist Advice Paracetamol Infant Drops, Guardian Childrens Paracetamol, Amcal Paracetamol Tabsules, Cetafen Extra, Nova Paracetamol, Mandanol 6+, Lemsip Childrens Cold & Flu, Fennings 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Chemist Paracetamol, Children's Silapap, Lemsip Original, 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 Chiildrens Paracetamol 5-12 Years, Lemsip Headcold, Chemists Own Childrens Paracetamol 1-5 Years, Chemists Own Paracetamol, Herron Paracetamol Tabsules, Panadol Soluble, St. Joseph Aspirin-Free, Redutemp, Claradol, Dolono, Coles Paracetamol, Genapap Extra Strength, Doliprane Sans Sucre, Dolitabs, Home Brand Paracetamol, Q-Pap Extra Strength, Dolko, ICN Paracetamol, Dolko Enfants, Herron Paracetamol Handy Pack, Dolotec, Vicks Formula 44 Custom Care Body Aches, James Dean Pharmacy Paracetamol, Pain-Eze, Uniserts, Efferalganodis, Expandox, Dolono Infant, Geluprane, Paracetamol Arrow, Ed-APAP, Apra, Herron Paracetamol Capseals Handy Pack, Paralgin Paracetamol Tabsules, Accidental First Aid Supplies Paracetamol, 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, Alpha First Aid Supplies Paracetamol, Guardian Childrens Paracetamol 5-12 Years, Guardian Paracetamol, Guardian Paracetamol Tabsules, Rex Paracetamol, Topcare Arthritis Pain Relief, Panadol Jr, Tempra 3, Flu Strength Hot Lemon Powders, Paineze Paracetamol, Health Care Chemist Paracetamol Infant Drops Colour Free, Buckley's Complete, Herron Gold Paracetamol Tabsules, Tylenol Regular Strength, Panamol, Herron Paracetamol, Tempra 2, Tempol, Herron Paracetamol Capseals, Black And Gold Paraceatmol, Biochemie Paracetamol, Drixoral Sinus, BC Sinus Pain & Congestion, Allpanto-S, Co-Apap, Theracaps Multi-Symptom Cough & Cold Reliever, Alka-Seltzer Plus-D Multi-Symptom Sinus & Cold Liquid Gels, Triaminic Flu, Cough & Fever, Gelpirin-CCF, Terry White Chemists 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Drixoral Cold and Flu, Sinutab Maximum Strength Caplets, Sinarest Extra Strength, Tylenol Plus Children's Cold, Chlor-Trimeton Sinus, Protid, Hybrid CF, Sine-Off Sinus/Cold, Tylenol Sinus Congestion and Pain Cool Burst Day Night, HEB Allergy, Dryphen, Covangesic, Trital SR, Rhinogesic, Alumadrine, Duadacin, Comtrex Sinus and Nasal, Allerest Headache Strength, Comtrex Nighttime Flu Therapy, Simplet, Tricom, Comtrex Allergy Sinus, Codimal, Kolephrin, Allerest Sinus, Tylenol Allergy Sinus, Sinutab Ex-Strength, Comtrex Allergy Sinus Maximum Strength, Comtrex Allergy Sinus Night and Day, PediaCare Multi-Symptom Cold Plus Acetaminophen, Dimetapp Children's Multi-Symptom Cold & Flu (old formulation), Pharmaction Paracetamol, Pharmacist Paracetamol Infant Drops, Phrenilin Forte (old formulation), Orbivan CF, Triaprin, Bucet, Bupap, Dolgic, Marten-Tab, Prominol, Butex Forte, Axocet, Panadol Colourfree Drops, Bi-Lo Paracetamol, Paraspen Drops, Setamol, Phrenilin Forte, Alagesic LQ, Isocet, 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Cotabflu, Colrex, Vicks NyQuil Cold & Flu Nighttime Relief (Alcohol Free), Triaminic Multi-Symptom Fever, PediaCare Cough & Runny Nose Plus Acetaminophen, Mapap Cough & Sinus Formula, Vicks Formula 44 Custom Care Cough & Cold PM, Flu Relief BP, Coricidin HBP Multi-Symptom Cold (Night), Coricidin HBP Day & Night Multi-Symptom Cold, Cafgesic Forte, Combiflex ES, Ezol, Capacet, Ide-cet, G-1, Minotal, Mygracet, Pacaps, Alagesic, Americet, Nonbac, Vanatol S, Dolgic Plus, Dolgic LQ, Orbivan, MigraTen, Pain Clear Paracetamol, Sigma Pain Relief, Genapap, Valorin Extra, Excedrin Quick Tab, Sinapils, Basics Paracetamol, Panlor DC, Panlor SS, Zerlor, Emagrin Forte (old formulation), Pyrroxate

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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

Breast Feeding

Lactation

Analgesics, Non-Narcotic

Administrative Information

LactMed Record Number

330

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