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Acetaminophen use while Breastfeeding

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Phrenilin with Caffeine and Codeine, Comtrex Cold & Cough, 999 Cold Remedy Granular, Mucinex Sinus-Max Day Time Severe Congestion Relief, Flextra, Congestant, Menstrual Relief, Menstrual Complete, Orbivan, Dolmar, Respa C&C, All-Nite Multi-Symptom Cold/Flu Relief, Coricidin HBP Nighttime Multi-Symptom Cold, Night Time Cold & Flu, Multi Symptom NiteTime, Sinutab Ex-Strength, Midol PM, Acetadryl, Day Time Multi-Symptom Cold/Flu Relief, Coricidin D, NyCair, Medicidin-D, Vanatol LQ, Tylenol Cold Multi-Symptom Severe, Mucinex Fast-Max Cold, Flu & Sore Throat, Allzital, Allpanto-S, Sedapap, Marten-Tab, Butex Forte, Comtrex Cold and Flu Maximum Strength Tablet, Cough Formula M Multi-Symptom, Dvorah, Theraflu ExpressMax Flu, Cough & Sore Throat, Menstrual PMS, Myophen, Disprol Soluble Paracetamol, Calpol Infant, Disprol Paracetamol, Valorin, Paralgin, Orajel Maximum Strength Toothache, Frenadol, Dolorex, Zydone, Maxidone, Lobac, HistaFlex, Alpain, Triaminic Infant Drops, Balacet, Allerest No Drowsiness, Tylenol Sinus + Headache Day, Sinus Congestion and Pain Daytime Cool Ice, Talacen, Pamprin Cramp Menstrual Pain Relief, Percocet 2.5/325, Magnacet, Tylenol Women's Menstrual Relief, Midol Teen, Cramp Tabs, PMS Relief, Mapap Extra Strength Rapid Burst, Xodol, Lloydspharmacy Paracetamol Infant, Abenol, Bydol, Zee Unaspirin ES, Panadol Childrens, Doliprane Adultes, Altenol, Paracetamol Sandoz Conseil, Tycolene, Actamin, Blooms the Chemist Paracetamol, Tylenol 8 Hour, Setamol, Tylophen, Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Severe (old formulation), ConRx Cold, Tylenol Cough & Severe Congestion Daytime, Suphedrin Sinus, Sudafed PE Pressure+Pain+Cold, Suphedrine PE Cold & Cough, Cold & Cough PE Multi-Symptom, Mucus Relief Plus, Mucus Relief Complete, Vicks Nature Fusion Cold & Flu Multi-Symptom Relief, Comtrex Cold and Cough Maximum Strength, Adult Cold, Flu & Sore Throat, Alka-Seltzer Plus Day Severe Cold+Flu Hot Drink Mix, Cold Multi-Symptom Severe, Cold Head Congestion, Vicks Dayquil Cold & Flu Symptom Relief Plus Vitamin C, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Cold, Mucus & Congestion, Sinus Maximum Strength, Phenflu DM, Mucinex Fast-Max Cold, Flu & Sore Throat Liquid Gels, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Sinus, Cold & Cough Liquid Gels, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Cough, Mucus & Congestion Liquid Gels, Mucinex Fast-Max Severe Congestion & Cold, Day Relief PE, RhinoFlex, CounterAct Day, Anatuss, By-Ache, Trycet, BeFlex, Acuflex, Daytime Cold & Flu, RhinoFlex 650, Hyflex-DS, Hyflex-650, Lagesic, Zgesic, Contac Complete Cough, Cold & Flu Extra Strength, Tylenol Plus Children's Cold & Cough, Robitussin Cold + Flu (Daytime), Mapap Cold Formula, Ali-Flex, BP Poly-650, Q Flex, Zflex, Propacet 100, Ornex Maximum Strength, Duraxin, Be-Flex Plus, Tusnel-A, Maxiflu DM, Flutabs, Theraflu Max-D Severe Cold & Flu, Balminil Cough and Flu Sugar Free, Flextra-650, Little Colds Multi-Symptom, Phlemgesic, Robitussin Cold Cough and Flu, Ed-Flex, Robitussin Peak Cold Daytime Cold + Flu, Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Severe, Sinutab Maximum Strength Non Drowsy, Sudogest Sinus Maximum Strength, Night Time Multi Symptom Cold/Flu Relief, Contac Cold + Flu (Night) Cooling Relief Liquid, Panritis Forte, Delsym Night Time Cough & Cold, Robitussin Cold + Flu (Nighttime), Vicks Nature Fusion Cold & Flu Nighttime Relief, Tylenol Cold & Cough Nighttime, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Cold+Cough Night Liquid, Contac Day and Night Cold and Flu, Tylenol Cough & Sore Throat Nightime, Vicks NyQuil HBP Cold & Flu, Clear Cough PM Multi-Symptom, Mucinex Fast-Max Day & Night, Mucinex Sinus-Max Day & Night, Delsym Night Time Multi-Symptom, Robitussin Peak Cold Nighttime Cold + Flu, Respa C&C IR, Alka-Seltzer Plus Night Cold Formula Liquid, PediaCare Cough & Sore Throat Plus Acetaminophen, Complete Sinus Relief, Sinadrin Plus, Drixoral Cold and Flu, Drixoral Sinus, Hexaflu, Tylenol Children’s Cold + Cough + Sore Throat, Drixoral Cough/Sore Throat, Diabetic Tussin Night Time Formula, Tylenol Cough and Sore Throat Daytime, Triaminic Softchews Cough & Sore Throat, Children's Triacting, Tylenol Cold & Cough Daytime, Topcare Cough and Sore Throat, Diabetic Tussin Night Time Cold & Flu, Tylenol Cold Multi-Symptom Nighttime Liquid, Alka-Seltzer Plus Multi-Symptom Cold & Flu (Night Formula), Benadryl Allergy Sinus Headache, Ornex, Sine-Off Maximum Strength, Contac Sinus, Dristan Cold Non-Drowsy, Ephed Plus, Bayer Select Sinus Pain Formula, Flextra-DS, Mucinex Children's Cold, Cough & Sore Throat, Tylenol Sinus Maximum Strength, Delsym Cough+ Cold Day Time, Mucinex Fast-Max Day Time Severe Cold, Mucinex Fast-Max Severe Cold, Non-Pseudo Cold Relief, Tylenol Cold + Mucus Severe, Tavist Sinus, Sinutab Regular Strength, Genapap Sinus, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Sinus Congestion & Cough (Night Formula), Actifed Cold and Sinus, 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 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PM, Coricidin Night Time Cold Relief, CounterAct Night, Lorcet Plus, Hydrocet, Dolagesic, Vanacet, Panacet, Vicodin HP, Hy-Phen, Lorcet 10/650, Night Time Pain, Sominex Pain Relief Formula, Lorcet HD, Percogesic Original Strength, Unisom PM Pain, Genapap PM, Mapap PM, Counteract PM Extra Strength, Wal-Nadol PM Extra Strength, Suphedrine PE Severe Cold, Robitussin Multi-Symptom Cold Night Time, Zolvit, Beechams All-in-One, Tylenol Chest Congestion, Theraflu Flu & Chest Congestion, Comtrex Deep Chest Cold, Tylenol Sinus Severe Congestion Daytime, Sudafed PE Pressure+Pain+Mucus, Coldonyl, Sudafed PE Triple Action, Duratuss-A, Tylenol Sinus NightTime, LuSonex Plus, Mucinex Fast-Max Cold & Sinus, Mucinex Sinus-Max Severe Congestion Relief, ConRx Sinus, Histenol-Forte II, Mucinex Sinus-Max Day & Night (Day), Theraflu Warming Relief Cold and Chest Congestion, Tylenol Sinus Day/Night Convenience Pack, Vicks Sinex Nighttime, Mucinex Children's Night Time Multi-Symptom Cold, Theraflu Warming Relief Sinus & Cold, Mucinex Sinus-Max Day & Night (Night), Sudafed PE Nighttime Cold, Benadryl Severe Allergy Plus 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 Nighttime Multi-Symptom Severe Cold With Lipton Flavors, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Allergy Sinus Congestion & Headache, Benadryl Allergy Plus Sinus Headache, Sudafed Triple Action, Benadryl Cold, Contac Day and Night Allergy, Sudafed Sinus Nighttime Plus Pain, Tylenol Allergy Complete NightTime, Actifed Sinus Day and Night, Vicks QlearQuil Nighttime Sinus & Congestion, Zyfrel, Zamicet, Alka-Seltzer Plus Maximum Strength Day Cold & Flu Liquid Gels, Non-Drowsy Super Strength Contac Complete, Dologesic DF, Aceta-Gesic (old formulation), Theraflu Flu Cold & Cough, Alka-Seltzer Plus Flu/Body, Comtrex Non-Drowsy, Contac Severe Cold and Flu Non Drowsy, Day Time Multi Symptom, Day Relief Cold and Flu, Phenylgesic, Tylenol Cold Non-Drowsy Gelcaps, Daytime Non-Drowsy, Severe Cold Multi-Symptom, Daytime Cold, Sinutab Sinus Maximum Strength, Non-Pseudo Sinus Pain & Pressure, Mapap Sinus Congestion and Pain, Major-gesic, Comtrex Non Drowsy Liquigel, Day Relief Sinus PE, Theraflu Warming Relief Daytime Multi-Symptom Cold Caplets, 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, Theraflu Multi-Symptom Severe Cold with Lipton Flavors, Vitoxapap, Uni-Perr, Emagrin Forte, Theraflu Warming Relief Daytime Severe Cold & Cough, Theraflu ExpressMax Daytime Severe Cold & Cough, Tylenol Cold Max Day, Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Daytime, Q-Gesic, Genasec, Phenagesic, Apagesic, Sudafed PE Pressure+Pain+Cough, Flu & Severe Cold & Cough Daytime Powder, Congespirin Aspirin Free, Migragesic IDA, Theracodophen Low 90, Panadol Menstrual Relief, Pamprin Maximum Pain, Midchlor, Alidrin, Iso-Acetazone, Migrin-A, Lurline PMS, PainAid Premenstrual Formula, Xolox, Syncol, Perloxx, Otis Clapp Back Quell, Back Quell, Liquicet, Anolor DH5, Bayer Select Max Strength Night Time Pain, ConRx PM, Menstrual Relief Multi-Symptom, PMS Formula Multi-Symptom, LarkaDrin, Contac Cold + Flu (Day Formula), 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, Nodolor, Theraflu Cold & Sore Throat, Diacetazone, Migrazone, Isocom, Migrapap, Mitride, Migquin, Theraflu Sinus & Cold, Scot-Tussin Original, Drixoral Cold/Flu, Robitussin Peak Cold Nighttime Nasal Relief, Dologen 325, Paracetamol Ivax, Silapap Childrens, Expandox, Dolono Infant, Geluprane, Paracetamol Arrow, Paracetamol Biogaran, Ed-APAP, Paracetamol EG, St. Joseph Aspirin-Free, Country Chemists Paracetamol, Paracetamol Merck, 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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, Mapap Meltaway, Umphamol, Dakota Paracetamol, Paralyoc, Medinol Under 6, Tylenol Cool Caplet Extra Strength, Perfalgan Nourrissons Et Enfants, Acetaminophen-odan, Mapap Rapid Tabs, Jr. Tylenol, Elixsure Fever/Pain, Infadrops, Galpamol, Paldesic, Medinol Paediatric, Infantaire Drops, Actimol Children's, Lemsip Pharmacy Non-Decongestant Formula, Calpol Fastmelts, Aminofen, Calpol Six Plus, Masophen, Medinol Over 6, Nortemp Children's, Paracets, Hedex, UN-Aspirin Extra Strength, Mandanol, Tempol, Herron Paracetamol, Amcal Childrens Paracetamol 1-5 Years, Pharmacy Health Paracetamol Colour Free Infants and Childrens Drops 1 Month-4 Years, Paracetamol Soluble, Vitapap, Bristol Pharma Paracetamol, Sigma Paracetamol, Actimol Infant, ConRx Extra Strength, PediaCare Infants' Acetaminophen 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Jr, Flu Strength Hot Lemon Powders, Paineze Paracetamol, Health Care Chemist Paracetamol Infant Drops Colour Free, Genebs, Buckley's Complete, Herron Gold Paracetamol Tabsules, Tylenol Regular Strength, Herron Paracetamol Tabsules, Help I Have A Headache, Lemsip Original, Chem Mart Chemadol, 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, Chemworld Paracetamol Infant Colour Free, HyVee Health 8 Hour Pain Relief, Leader 8 Hour Pain Reliever, Equaline Pain Relief, Children's ElixSure, Little Fevers, Mapap Rapid Release Gelcaps, Benylin Sore Throat, Fawns & McAllan Paracetamol, 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, Childrens Panadol 5 - 12 Years, Numark Paracetamol, Nyal Paracetamol, Maxiflu CDX, Comtrex Cold and Flu Maximum Strength Liquid, Alka-Seltzer Plus Flu Formula, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Sinus & Cold Hot Drink Mix, Dimetapp Children's Nighttime Flu, Theraflu Warming Relief Nighttime Multi-Symptom Cold Caplets, 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, Comtrex Day and Night, Genacol Maximum Strength, Alka-Seltzer Plus Maximum Strength Cold & Cough Liquid Gels, Contac Cold and Flu Maximum Strength, Co-Apap, Theracaps Multi-Symptom Cough & Cold Reliever, Alka-Seltzer Plus-D Multi-Symptom Sinus & Cold Liquid Gels, Triaminic Flu, Cough & Fever, Gelpirin-CCF, Contac Cold + Flu 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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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