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Acetaminophen use while Breastfeeding

Drugs containing Acetaminophen: Tylenol, Norco, Percocet, Paracetamol, Vicodin, Fioricet, Tylenol with Codeine #3, Lortab, Excedrin, Ultracet, Show all 1009 »Percocet 5/325, Percocet 10/325, Excedrin Migraine, Mapap, Panadol, Endocet, Midrin, Tylenol with Codeine, Midol, Tylenol PM, Tylenol Arthritis Pain, Esgic, Tylenol with Codeine #4, Lorcet, Tylenol Extra Strength, Fioricet with Codeine, Coricidin HBP Cold & Flu, Darvocet-N 100, Tylox, Percocet 7.5/325, Darvocet-N 50, Hycet, Vicks Dayquil Cold & Flu Relief, Trezix, Ofirmev, Roxicet, Migraine Relief, Bupap, Vicks NyQuil Cold & Flu Nighttime Relief, Children's Tylenol, Vicodin ES, Acetaminophen PM Extra Strength, Dologesic, Paracetamol Almus, Tencon, Aceta w/ Codeine, Dafalgan, Perfalgan, Alka-Seltzer Plus Cold, Sinarest, Tempra, Primlev, Paracetamol Teva, Phrenilin, Vanquish, Doliprane, Tylenol Cold, Dolmar, Norel AD, Panadol Osteo, Percogesic, Darvocet A500, Percocet 7.5/500, Menstrual Pain Relief, Pain Relief PM Extra Strength, Percocet 2.5/325, Vicks NyQuil Severe Cold & Flu, Headache Relief, Triad, Mucinex Sinus-Max Severe Congestion Relief, Cephadyn, Bucet, Arthritis Pain Relief, Aceta, Tactinal, Dologen 325, Anexsia, Percocet 10/650, Dologen, Maxidone, Oxycet, Coricidin D, Cramp Tabs, Midol PMS Maximum Strength, Vicks Sinex Daytime, Duogesic, Dolorex, Excedrin Tension Headache, Xartemis XR, Vicks Nyquil D Cold and Flu Nighttime Relief, Panadol ActiFast, Vicks DayQuil Severe Cold & Flu, Cipla Genpharm Paracetamol, Excedrin PM, Alvedon, Theraflu Nighttime Severe Cold & Cough, Amidrine, Anabar, Comtrex Cold & Cough, Frenadol, Cough & Cold Relief, Allzital, CVS Allergy & Cold, Xodol, Dilotab II, Zydone, Stagesic, Dologesic DF, Levacet, Arthriten, Excedrin Extra Strength, Goody's Headache Powders, Goody's Extra Strength, Migraine Formula, Sudafed PE Pressure + Pain, Pamprin Multi-Symptom Menstrual Relief, Talacen, Aceta-Gesic, Ezol, Orbivan, Headache Relief PM, Legatrin PM, Flextra, Midol Complete, Panadol Menstrual Relief, Narvox, Roxilox, Flutabs, Tylenol Cold & Flu Severe, Tylenol with Codeine #2, Mucinex Fast-Max Severe Cold, Tylenol Sinus Severe Day, Tramapap, Infant's Tylenol, Panamax, Liquiprin, Paracetamol Arrow, Efferalgan, Miradol, Aminofen, Tylenol 8 Hour, Panadol Extend, Little Fevers, Tylenol Allergy Multi-Symptom, Onset Forte, Relief-PE, Neocitran Non Drowsy Extra Strength Cold and Flu, Mapap Cold Formula, Vicks Dayquil Cold & Flu Symptom Relief Plus Vitamin C, Tylenol Cold Max Day, Abenol, API Healthcare Paracetamol, Theraflu Flu & Cough, Comtrex Cold and Flu Maximum Strength Tablet, Liquicet, Dolacet, Hydrocet, Co-Gesic, XL-3 Cold Medicine, Remedol, Pharbetol, Pharmacy Health Own Name Paracetamol for Children, Q-Nol, Duraflu, Pain-Eze, Actamin, DG Health Pain Reliever, Xolox, Paracetamol Sandoz, Febrol Solution, Valorin, Tycolene, Perfalgan Nourrissons Et Enfants, Calpol Infant, Calpol Paediatric, Cetafen, Verdrocet, Mandanol, Calpol Fastmelts, Diabetic Tussin Night Time Formula, Excedrin Back & Body, Zebutal, Arcet, Anolor 300, Repan, Endolor, Medigesic, Minotal, Alagesic, Vanatol S, Menstrual Complete, Esgic-Plus, Capacet, Migralam, Prodrin, Wal-Nadol PM Extra Strength, Pain Reliever PM, Panlor, Theraflu ExpressMax Nighttime Severe Cold & Cough, Vanatol LQ, Axocet, Theraflu (pseudoephedrine) Daytime Severe Cold, Migratine, Sinus Congestion and Pain Daytime Cool Ice, Pamprin Max Menstrual Pain Relief, Backaid Inflammatory Pain Formula, CVS Extra Strength Headache Relief, XL-3 Xtra Cold and Cough, Codral Cold and Flu + Cough Day and Night, Sudafed PE Pressure+Pain+Mucus, Migrex, Dolgic, Painaid, Tylenol Children’s Cold + Cough + Runny Nose, Triaminic Multi-Symptom Fever, Epidrin, Duradrin, Apadaz, Actifed Sinus Day and Night, Orbivan CF, Tylophen, Promax, Delsym Cough+ Cold Day Time, Relagesic, Pseudoephedrine Sinus, Drixoral Allergy Sinus, Tylenol Allergy Sinus, Priceline Paracetamol, Paracare, Aceta-Gesic (old formulation), Myophen, Vicks NyQuil HBP Cold & Flu, Vistra, Tylenol Severe Cold & Flu Night Time, Adult Cold, Flu & Sore Throat, Robitussin Severe Multi-Symptom Cough Cold + Flu, Cold Multi-Symptom Severe, Mucinex Fast-Max Severe Congestion & Cold, Sudafed PE Cold & Cough, Alka-Seltzer Cold and Sinus, Sinadrin Plus, Duraxin, Codrix, Wygesic, HistaFlex, Lobac, Cocet, Tylenol Cold Multi-Symptom Nighttime Liquid, Day Relief Cold and Flu, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Sinus Congestion & Cough (Night Formula), Diacetazone, Migrazone, Mucinex Fast-Max Day & Night, Isocom, Migrapap, Mitride, Clear Cough PM Multi-Symptom, Tylenol Cough & Sore Throat Nightime, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Cold+Cough Night Liquid, Alka-Seltzer Plus Multi-Symptom Cold & Flu (Night Formula), Daytime Cold and Flu Relief, Tylenol Cold Non-Drowsy Gelcaps, Alka-Seltzer Plus Night Cold Formula Liquid, Daytime Non-Drowsy, Severe Cold Multi-Symptom, Nodolor, LarkaDrin, Migragesic IDA, Daytime Cold, Night Time Multi Symptom Cold/Flu Relief, Blooms the Chemist Paracetamol, Mucinex Sinus-Max Day & Night, Pharmacy Health Paracetamol Colour Free Childrens, Delsym Night Time Multi-Symptom, Hexal Comfarol, Migquin, Phenflu DM, IDA, Night Time Pain, PediaCare Smooth Melts Acetaminophen Fever Reducer/Pain Reliever, Contac Day and Night Cold and Flu, Respa C&C IR, Respa C&C, Bayer Select Max Strength Night Time Pain, ConRx PM, Acetadryl, Percogesic Original Strength, Robitussin Peak Cold Nighttime Cold + Flu, Diabetic Tussin Night Time Cold & Flu, Unisom PM Pain, Genapap PM, Mapap PM, Counteract PM Extra Strength, Midol PM, Headache Formula PM, Pain-Eze Paracetamol Infant Drops Colour Free, Contac Cold + Flu (Night) Cooling Relief Liquid, Midchlor, Healthsense Pain Relief Drops Children 1 Month to 2 Years, Alidrin, Iso-Acetazone, Migrin-A, Black and Gold Paracetamol, Pharmacist Advice Paracetamol Infant Drops, Black And Gold Paraceatmol, Non-Drowsy Super Strength Contac Complete, Biochemie Paracetamol, Delsym Night Time Cough & Cold, Pharmaction Paracetamol, Multi Symptom NiteTime, Night Time Cold & Flu, Tylenol Cold & Cough Nighttime, Vicks Nature Fusion Cold & Flu Nighttime Relief, Coricidin HBP Nighttime Multi-Symptom Cold, Robitussin Cold + Flu (Nighttime), Contact Cold and Sore Throat, Comtrex Non Drowsy Liquigel, Day Time Multi Symptom, Tusnel-A, Tylenol Cold Severe Congestion Daytime, Phlemgesic, Balminil Cough and Flu Sugar Free, Mucinex Fast-Max Day Time Severe Cold, Mucinex Children's Multi-Symptom Cold & Fever, Theraflu Max-D Severe Cold & Flu, Maxiflu DM, Mucinex Children's Cold, Cough & Sore Throat, Tylenol Cold Multi-Symptom Severe, Coricidin Night Time Cold Relief, Vitapap, Paracetamol Soluble, Sigma Paracetamol, Actimol Infant, ConRx Extra Strength, PediaCare Infants' Acetaminophen Fever Reducer/Pain Reliever, Robitussin Cold Cough and Flu, Non-Pseudo Cold Relief, NyCair, Mucus Relief Complete, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Sinus, Cold & Cough Liquid Gels, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Cough, Mucus & Congestion Liquid Gels, Decorel Forte Plus, Mucinex Fast-Max Cold, Flu & Sore Throat, Alka-Seltzer Plus Day Severe Cold+Flu Hot Drink Mix, Cold Head Congestion, ConRx Cold, Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Severe (old formulation), Mucinex Fast-Max Cold, Flu & Sore Throat Liquid Gels, Mucus Relief Plus, Cold & Cough PE Multi-Symptom, Suphedrine PE Cold & Cough, Sudafed PE Pressure+Pain+Cold, Tylenol Cough & Severe Congestion Daytime, Anatuss, Bristol Pharma Paracetamol, CounterAct Day, All-Nite Multi-Symptom Cold/Flu Relief, Multi-Symptom Nighttime, Contac Severe Cold and Flu Non Drowsy, Flu & Severe Cold & Cough Daytime Powder, Alka-Seltzer Plus Multi-Symptom Cold & Flu Day Liquid Gels, Theraflu Multi-Symptom Severe Cold with Lipton Flavors, Cold Multi-Symptom (Daytime), Theraflu Warming Relief Daytime Multi-Symptom Cold Caplets, Theraflu Warming Relief Daytime Severe Cold & Cough, Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Daytime, Sudafed PE Pressure+Pain+Cough, Theraflu ExpressMax Daytime Severe Cold & Cough, Alka-Seltzer Plus Maximum Strength Day & Night Cold & Flu Liquid Gels (Day Formula), Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Sinus Congestion, Allergy & Cough Liquid Gels, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Cold, Mucus & Congestion, Mucinex Fast-Max Night Time Cold & Flu Liquid Gels, Theraflu Flu Cold & Cough, Alka-Seltzer Plus Flu/Body, Vicks Dayquil Daytime Cold/Flu (old formulation), Comtrex Non-Drowsy, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Sinus Congestion & Cough (Day Formula), Alka-Seltzer Plus Maximum Strength Day Cold & Flu Liquid Gels, Robitussin Peak Cold Daytime Cold + Flu, Comtrex Cold and Cough Maximum Strength, Daytime Cold & Flu, Contac Complete Cough, Cold & Flu Extra Strength, Tylenol Plus Children's Cold & Cough, Robitussin Cold + Flu (Daytime), Little Colds Multi-Symptom, Vicks Nature Fusion Cold & Flu Multi-Symptom Relief, Theraflu Daytime Severe Cold & Cough, Day Relief PE, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Sinus Congestion & Cough Liquid Gels, Day Time Multi-Symptom Cold/Flu Relief, All-Nite Cold, Multi Symptom Cold (Day Formula), PediaCare Children's Acetaminophen Fever Reducer/Pain Reliever, Alka-Seltzer Plus Night Severe Cold+Flu Hot Drink Mix, Alka-Seltzer Plus Multi-Symptom Cold & Flu Day & Night Liquid Gels (Night Formula), Alka-Seltzer Plus Maximum Strength Day & Night Cold & Flu Liquid Gels (Night Formula), Alka-Seltzer Plus Maximum Strength Night Cold & Flu Liquid Gels, Sominex Pain Relief Formula, Equaline Pain Relief, Tylenol Sore Throat Nighttime, Alka-Seltzer Plus Cold and Sinus, Contac Cold + Flu (Day Formula), Tylenol Plus Children's Cold & Stuffy Nose, Suphedrine PE Sinus Headache, Vicks QlearQuil Daytime Sinus & Congestion, Robitussin Peak Cold Nasal Relief, Excedrin Sinus Headache, D-Time Sinus, Day Relief Sinus PE, Congespirin Aspirin Free, Mapap Sinus Congestion and Pain, Scot-Tussin Original, Non-Pseudo Sinus Pain & Pressure, Tylenol Sinus + Headache Day, Sinutab Sinus Maximum Strength, Major-gesic, Phenylgesic, Apagesic, Phenagesic, Genasec, Q-Gesic, Theraflu Sinus & Cold, Theraflu Flu & Sore Throat, Vitoxapap, Midol Teen, Otis Clapp Back Quell, Pamprin Cramp Menstrual Pain Relief, Terry White Chemists Paracetamol Colourfree Children 5-12 Years, Pharmacist Advice Paracetamol, Terry White Chemists Paracetamol, Perloxx, Magnacet, Nalocet, Tylenol Women's Menstrual Relief, PainAid Premenstrual Formula, Theraflu Cold & Sore Throat, Backaid Max, Lurline PMS, Premsyn PMS, Pamprin Maximum Pain, Menstrual Relief Multi-Symptom, Menstrual PMS, Syncol, PMS Formula Multi-Symptom, PMS Relief, Uni-Perr, Flextra-DS, Anolor DH5, Sine-Off Maximum Strength, Benadryl Allergy Sinus Headache, Tavist Sinus, Ornex, Sinutab Maximum Strength Non Drowsy, Bayer Select Sinus Pain Formula, Ephed Plus, Sinus Relief, Dristan Cold Non-Drowsy, Contac Sinus, Sinutab Regular Strength, Allerest No Drowsiness, Tylenol Sinus Maximum Strength, Genapap Sinus, Suphedrin Plus, Phenapap, Nexafed Sinus Pressure + Pain, Sinarest Sinus, Sinutab Maximum Strength, Actifed Cold and Sinus, Panritis Forte, Sudogest Sinus Maximum Strength, Ornex Maximum Strength, RhinoFlex, BP Poly-650, Alpain, Flextra-650, Hyflex-650, Hyflex-DS, RhinoFlex 650, Acuflex, Lagesic, Zgesic, Ali-Flex, Q Flex, Suphedrin Sinus, BeFlex, Zflex, Be-Flex Plus, Ed-Flex, By-Ache, Propacet 100, Balacet, Trycet, Sinus Maximum Strength, Back Quell, Theracodophen Low 90, Pharbetol PM, Benadryl Allergy Plus 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 Warming Relief Sinus & Cold, Theraflu ExpressMax Flu, Cough & Sore Throat, Benadryl Allergy Plus Cold, Theraflu Nighttime Multi-Symptom Severe Cold With Lipton Flavors, Benadryl Cold, Vicks DayQuil HBP Cold & Flu, Contac Day and Night Allergy, Sudafed Sinus Nighttime Plus Pain, Tylenol Allergy Complete NightTime, Benadryl Severe Allergy & Sinus Headache, Vicks QlearQuil Nighttime Sinus & Congestion, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Allergy Sinus Congestion & Headache, Vicks Sinex Nighttime, Tylenol Sinus NightTime, Tylenol Sinus Day/Night Convenience Pack, Severe Allergy and Sinus Headache, Theraflu Warming Relief Flu & Sore Throat, Theraflu Flu & Chest Congestion, Theraflu Warming Relief Nighttime Severe Cold & Cough, Non-Aspirin PM Extra Strength, Tylenol Severe Allergy, Percogesic Extra Strength, Anacin PM Aspirin Free, Bi-Lo Paracetamol, Pharmacist Paracetamol Infant Drops Colour Free, Dimetapp Children's Multi-Symptom Cold & Flu, Tylenol Plus Children's Cold & Allergy, Sudafed PE Severe Cold, Delsym Cough+ Cold Night Time, Sudafed PE Nighttime Cold, 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, Mucinex Fast-Max Night Time Cold & Flu, Mucinex Sinus-Max Day & Night (Night), Tylenol Chest Congestion, Comtrex Deep Chest Cold, Zamicet, T-Gesic, Pharmore Paracetamol, Pacimol Caplets, Panadol Gel Caps, Conney Aspirin-Free, Tylenol Childrens Paracetamol, Duocet, Duradyne DHC, Hydrogesic, Margesic H, Lorcet HD, Genapap, Lorcet Plus, Lorcet 10/650, Hy-Phen, Vicodin HP, Panacet, Vanacet, Dolagesic, Zyfrel, Zolvit, Basics Paracetamol, Sigma Pain Relief, Pharmacist Paracetamol Infant Drops, Theraflu Warming Relief Cold and Chest Congestion, Panadol Colourfree Drops, Beechams All-in-One, Duratuss-A, LuSonex Plus, Mucinex Fast-Max Cold & Sinus, Mucinex Sinus-Max Pressure & Pain, ConRx Sinus, Histenol-Forte II, Mucinex Sinus-Max Day & Night (Day), Emagrin Forte, Pain Clear Paracetamol, Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Severe, Sudafed PE Triple Action, Sinus Congestion & Pain, Coldonyl, Mucinex Sinus-Max Day Time Severe Congestion Relief, Tylenol Sinus Severe Congestion Daytime, Sudafed Triple Action, Paraspen Drops, Setamol, Benadryl Severe Allergy Plus Sinus Headache, Altenol, Topcare Cough and Sore Throat, Orajel Maximum Strength Toothache, Amadol Paracetamol, No Frills Paracetamol, Tylenol Sore Throat Daytime, Nova Paracetamol, Mapap Meltaway, Numark Paracetamol, Amcal Childrens Paracetamol 1-5 Years, Nyal Paracetamol, Medi-Tabs, Amcal Childrens Paracetamol 5-12 Years, Mapap Arthritis Pain, Under Ten Care Infant, 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, Amcal Paracetamol Tabsules, Pharmacist Advice Colourfree Childrens Paracetamol Double Strength, Guardian Childrens Paracetamol, Pharmacist Formula Paracetamol, Alphapharm Paracetamol, Aldi Hedanol Paracetamol, Paraspen, Parahexal, Nortemp Children's, Paracets, Anadin Paracetamol, Hedex, UN-Aspirin Extra Strength, Actimol Children's, Dakota Paracetamol, Umphamol, Panamax 240, Paralgin, Febridol, Duatrol SR, Mid West Products Numol Paracetamol, Parmol, Silapap Infants, Cuprofen for Children, Mapap Infant Drops, Mandanol Infant, Cetafen Extra, Mandanol 6+, Lemsip Childrens Cold & Flu, Fennings Childrens Cooling, Pharmacist Formula Infants, RP Scherer Paracetamol, Masophen, PainAid Extra-Strength Formula, Benylin Sore Throat, Bayer Migraine Formula, Excedrin Menstrual Complete, Goody's Extra-Strength Headache Powders, ConRx Pain Reliever, Uricalm Intensive, Genace, Supac, Anacin Advanced Headache Formula, Arthriten Inflammatory Pain Formula, Medique Pain-Off, Zee Unaspirin ES, Extra Pain Relief, Mapap Rapid Release Gelcaps, Saleto, Exaprin, Excedrin PM Headache, Rhinocaps, Staflex, Comtrex Acute Head Cold, Dristan Cold Maximum Strength, Children's ElixSure, Fawns & McAllan Paracetamol, Chem Mart Chemadol Colourfree Childrens 1-5 Years, RP Scherer Paracetamol Liquid-Filled Capsules, API Healthcare Colourfree Childrens Paracetamol Double Strength, 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, Panadol Gel Tabs, API Healthcare Coloufree Childrens Paracetamol, Soul Pattinson Paracetamol, Soul Pattinson Paracetamol Clear Effervescent, Midol Long Lasting Relief, 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, Goody's Body Pain, Childrens Panadol 5 - 12 Years, Childrens Panadol 5 - 12 Years Colourfree, Childrens Panadol 1 - 5 Years, Childrens Panadol 1 - 5 Years Colourfree, Medinol Over 6, Calpol Six Plus, Chem Mart Chemadol, Herron Paracetamol Handy Pack, Herron Gold Paracetamol Tabsules, Tylenol Regular Strength, Panamol, Herron Paracetamol, Tempra 2, Tempol, Herron Paracetamol Capseals, Tempra 3, Taminol, Herron Paracetamol Capseals Handy Pack, Apra, Genebs, Claradol, Anacin Aspirin Free, Conacetol, Dolono, Doliprane Adultes, Coles Paracetamol, Genapap Extra Strength, Doliprane Sans Sucre, Dolitabs, Home Brand Paracetamol, Buckley's Complete, Health Care Chemist Paracetamol Infant Drops Colour Free, Dolko, Alpha First Aid Supplies Paracetamol, 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, Guardian Childrens Paracetamol 5-12 Years, Paineze Paracetamol, Guardian Paracetamol, Guardian Paracetamol Tabsules, Acephen, Rex Paracetamol, Feverall, Topcare Arthritis Pain Relief, Accidental First Aid Supplies Paracetamol, Panadol Childrens, Panadol Jr, Flu Strength Hot Lemon Powders, Q-Pap Extra Strength, ICN Paracetamol, Lemsip Pharmacy Non-Decongestant Formula, Mapap Rapid Tabs, Paracetamol Winthrop, Triaminic Fever Reducer Pain Reliever, Lloydspharmacy Paracetamol Infant, Atasol, Paracetamol Zydus, Triaminic Infant Drops, Atasol Forte, Paralyoc, Tylenol Cool Caplet Extra Strength, Acetaminophen-odan, Jr. Tylenol, Lloydspharmacy Paracetamol Six Plus, Mapap Extra Strength Rapid Burst, Elixsure Fever/Pain, Infadrops, Disprol Soluble Paracetamol, Disprol Paracetamol, Galpamol, Paldesic, Medinol Paediatric, Medinol Under 6, Infantaire Drops, Q-Pap, Paracetamol Sandoz Conseil, Redutemp, Geluprane, Dolko Enfants, Dolotec, Vicks Formula 44 Custom Care Body Aches, James Dean Pharmacy Paracetamol, Efferalgan Pediatrique, Uniserts, Efferalganodis, Silapap Childrens, Expandox, Dolono Infant, Paracetamol Biogaran, Tempra Quicklets, Ed-APAP, Paracetamol EG, St. Joseph Aspirin-Free, Country Chemists Paracetamol, Paracetamol Ivax, Paracetamol Merck, Paracetamol Qualimed, Paracetamol Ranbaxy, Adprin B, BF-Paradac, Paracetamol RPG, Leader 8 Hour Pain Reliever, Bydol, Tylenol Cold & Cough Daytime, Tylenol Sinus Congestion and Pain Cool Burst Day Night, Super Strength Sinadrin, Gendecon, Dristan Cold Multi Symptom Formula, Tylenol Sinus Congestion & Pain Nighttime, Comtrex Severe Cold & Sinus, Comtrex Flu Therapy, Tylenol Plus Children's Cold, Protid, Hybrid CF, Sine-Off Sinus/Cold, Alka-Seltzer Plus Cold & Flu, Robitussin Peak Cold Nighttime Nasal Relief, HEB Allergy, Dryphen, Covangesic, Norel SR, Trital SR, Rhinogesic, Chem Mart Chemadol Children 1 to 5 Years, Alumadrine, Duadacin, Sinulin, GNP Cold Relief Plus, Pyrroxate, Accidental Rapatabs, Theracaps Multi-Symptom Cough & Cold Reliever, Lemsip Headcold, Theraflu Flu, Cold and Cough Powder, Comtrex Day and Night, Cough Formula M Multi-Symptom, Comtrex Cold and Flu Maximum Strength Liquid, Genacol Maximum Strength, Childrens Tylenol Cold Plus Cough, Contac Cold and Flu Maximum Strength, Allpanto-S, Co-Apap, Alka-Seltzer Plus-D Multi-Symptom Sinus & Cold Liquid Gels, Allergy Multi-Symptom, Triaminic Flu, Cough & Fever, Gelpirin-CCF, Chemists Own Chiildrens Paracetamol 5-12 Years, Chem Mart Chemadol Colourfree Children 5-12 Years, Contac Cold + Flu (Night Formula), Medicidin-D, ConRx Allergy Sinus, Allergy Pain Relief, Chem Mart Chemadol Colourfree, PX Allergy Sinus PE, Chlor-Trimeton Sinus, Comtrex Sinus and Nasal, Comtrex Maximum Strength Cold Relief, Drixoral Cold/Flu, Capital w/Codeine, Phenflu CDX, Phenflu CD, Maxiflu CD, Maxiflu CDX, Help I Have A Headache, Pharmacy Health Paracetamol Colour Free Infants and Childrens Drops 1 Month-4 Years, G-Dologen, Dologesic NF, Actidogesic, Complete Sinus Relief, Capital with Codeine Suspension, Drixoral Cold and Flu, Drixoral Sinus, Hexaflu, Tylenol Children’s Cold + Cough + 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, Cocet Plus, Phenaphen with Codeine, Comtrex Nighttime Flu Therapy, Allerest Headache Strength, Singlet, Simplet, Tricom, Comtrex Allergy Sinus, Codimal, Kolephrin, Allerest Sinus, Sinutab Ex-Strength, Comtrex Allergy Sinus Maximum Strength, Comtrex Allergy Sinus Night and Day, Sinarest Extra Strength, EZ III, Triaminicin, Sinutab Maximum Strength Caplets, Allergy Sinus Maximum Strength, Cold Medicine Plus, Actifed Cold & Sinus, Tavist Allergy/Sinus/Headache, Febridol Infant Drops, Children's Silapap, Lemsip Cold and Flu Liquid Capsule, Capital Chemist Paracetamol, Mapap Children's, Contac Severe Cold and Flu Maximum Stength, Comtrex Cold and Flu Maximum Strength, HyVee Health 8 Hour Pain Relief, Chemists Own Paracetamol Pain & Fever 1 Month to 2 Years, Ide-cet, G-1, Mygracet, Pacaps, Americet, Nonbac, Dolgic Plus, Dolgic LQ, Chemists Own Paracetamol Pain & Fever 1 to 5 Years, Phrenilin with Caffeine and Codeine, Chemists Own Paracetamol Capseals, Tencet, Excedrin Mild Headache, Valorin Extra, Excedrin Quick Tab, Hycomine Compound, Sinapils, Lemsip Original, Panlor DC, Panlor SS, DHC Plus, Zerlor, Fiorpap, Geone, MigraTen, Chemworld Colourfree Childrens Paracetamol Double Strength 5-12 Years, Chemworld Paracetamol Infant Colour Free, Phrenilin Forte (old formulation), Triaprin, Sedapap, Marten-Tab, Prominol, Butex Forte, Promacet, Chemworld Paracetamol, Chemworld Colourfree Childrens Paracetamol Junior 1-5 Years, Chemplus Paracetamol, Femcet, A-Pak Laboratories Paediatric Analgesic Paracetamol, Chemists Own Paracetamol Pain and Fever 5 to 12 Years, Phrenilin Forte, Alagesic LQ, Isocet, Pharmagesic, Anoquan, Two-Dyne, Tenake, Margesic, Emagrin Forte (old formulation), KneeRelief, Triaminic Multi-Symptom Fever & Cold, Theraflu Nighttime Severe Cold & Cough Caplets, 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, Alka-Seltzer Plus Cold & Cough Formula Liquid, PediaCare Flu Plus Acetaminophen, Tylenol Cold Multi-Symptom Nighttime, Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Nighttime, Comtrex Cold & Cough Day Night, Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Day and Night, Flu Relief BP, Comtrex Nighttime Cold & Cough, Cold Multi-Symptom (Nighttime), 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, Dimetapp Children's Nighttime Flu, Theraflu Warming Relief Nighttime Multi-Symptom Cold Caplets, Coricidin HBP Multi-Symptom Cold (Night), Vicks Formula 44 Custom Care Cough & Cold PM, Combiflex ES, Menstrual Relief Maximum Strength, Durabac Forte, Cafgesic Forte, Saleto-D, Chemists Own Paracetamol, Flextra Plus, Combiflex, Cafgesic, Durabac, Lemsip Max, Menstrual Relief Extra Strength, Menstrual Relief, Mapap Cough & Sinus Formula, Rid-A-Pain Compound, Ninjacof-A, Chemists Own Childrens Paracetamol 1-5 Years, Congestant, 999 Cold Remedy Granular, Cotabflu, Colrex Compound, Colrex, Vicks NyQuil Cold & Flu Nighttime Relief (Alcohol Free), PediaCare Cough & Runny Nose Plus Acetaminophen, Coricidin HBP Maximum Strength Flu, Allergy Sinus PE Pain Relief

Medically reviewed on Nov 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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