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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 1038 »Ultracet, Aceta, Percocet 10/325, Percocet 5/325, Midol, Excedrin Migraine, Tylenol PM, Tylenol with Codeine, Tylenol Extra Strength, Tylenol Arthritis Pain, Migraine Relief, Panadol Osteo, Midrin, Dologesic, Endocet, Darvocet-N 50, Tylenol with Codeine #4, Vicks NyQuil Cold & Flu Nighttime Relief, Lorcet, Tylox, Mapap, Cough & Cold Relief, Percocet 7.5/325, Percocet 7.5/500, Ofirmev, Perfalgan, Midol Complete, Arthritis Pain Relief, Fioricet with Codeine, Vicks NyQuil Severe Cold & Flu, Esgic, Vicks DayQuil Severe Cold & Flu, Coricidin HBP Cold & Flu, Doliprane, Hycet, Headache Relief, Roxicet, Sudafed PE Sinus Pressure + Pain, Headache Relief PM, Dologen, Darvocet-N 100, Sinarest, Bupap, Excedrin Extra Strength, Comtrex Cold & Cough, Pain Relief PM Extra Strength, Children's Tylenol, Efferalgan, Theraflu Flu & Sore Throat, Vicks Dayquil Cold & Flu Relief, Silapap Childrens, Midol PMS Maximum Strength, Infant's Tylenol, Vicodin ES, Triad, Vicks Nyquil D Cold and Flu Nighttime Relief, Feverall, Paracetamol Almus, Tylenol Cold & Flu Severe, Trezix, Tylenol Cold, Tencon, Tylenol 8 Hour, Pamprin Multi-Symptom Menstrual Relief, Percogesic Extra Strength, Anexsia, Genebs, Advil Dual Action, Paracetamol Teva, Abenol, Benadryl Allergy Plus Cold, Norel AD, Paracetamol Ranbaxy, Anabar, Coricidin D, Darvocet A500, Calpol Infant, Primlev, Duraflu, Theraflu Nighttime Severe Cold & Cough, Legatrin PM, Phrenilin, KneeRelief, Tylenol with Codeine #2, Duradrin, Genapap, Apra, Paracetamol Sandoz, Calpol Fastmelts, Hedex, Vicks Dayquil Daytime Cold/Flu (old formulation), Mapap Arthritis Pain, Backaid Inflammatory Pain Formula, Dolorex, Menstrual Pain Relief, Levacet, Tylenol Chest Congestion, Oxycet, Tylenol Sinus + Headache Day, PMS Relief, Cramp Tabs, Nalocet, Percocet 2.5/325, Percocet 10/650, Xartemis XR, Migrazone, Capacet, Neocitran Non Drowsy Extra Strength Cold and Flu, Excedrin Tension Headache, Contact Cold and Sore Throat, Theraflu Multi-Symptom Severe Cold with Lipton Flavors, Excedrin PM, Pain Reliever PM, Allzital, Comtrex Acute Head Cold, Sinus Congestion & Pain, Saleto, Migraine Formula, Goody's Headache Powders, Pamprin Max Menstrual Pain Relief, Anatuss, Childrens Tylenol Cold Plus Cough, Benadryl Severe Allergy & Sinus Headache, Alka-Seltzer Plus Cold, Triaminic Cough & Sore Throat, Cipla Genpharm Paracetamol, Pharbetol, Pain Clear Paracetamol, Panadol Childrens, Anacin Aspirin Free, Tempra, Promax, Propacet 100, Paracetamol EG, Panamax, Acephen, Paracare, Panamol, DG Health Pain Reliever, Calpol Six Plus, Aminofen, Alvedon, Daytime Cold & Flu, Chemists Own Paracetamol Pain & Fever 1 to 5 Years, Mucinex Sinus-Max Severe Congestion Relief, Bristol Pharma Paracetamol, Panadol Extend, Benadryl Cold, Chemists Own Paracetamol Capseals, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Cold & Flu Formula Effervescent Tablets, Altenol, Sigma Paracetamol, XL-3 Xtra Cold and Cough, M-Pap, Alidrin, Sudafed PE Head Congestion + Mucus, Zydone, Tylenol Allergy Multi-Symptom, Zamicet, Dolagesic, Vicodin HP, Lorcet 10/650, Lorcet HD, Balacet, Panadol Colourfree Drops, Allerest No Drowsiness, Sudogest Sinus Maximum Strength, Sinus Relief, Pseudoephedrine Sinus, Vicks NyQuil Cold & Flu Nighttime Relief (Alcohol Free), Pacimol Caplets, Sudafed PE Pressure+Pain+Cough, Theraflu ExpressMax Nighttime Severe Cold & Cough, Cotabflu, Endolor, Amcal Paracetamol Pain Relief, Orajel Maximum Strength Toothache, Silapap Infants, Valorin, Cetafen, Calpol Paediatric, Vanatol LQ, Nonbac, Axocet, Dolgic Plus, Dolgic LQ, Mucinex Nightshift Cold & Flu, Acetaminophen-odan, Infadrops, Disprol Paracetamol, Amidrine, Migratine, Soul Pattinson Childrens Paracetamol Elixir, Sedapap, Congestant, Panlor SS, A-Pak Laboratories Paediatric Analgesic Paracetamol, Dryphen, Mucinex Sinus-Max Day & Night (Night), Night Time Severe Cold and Cough, Menstrual Relief, Buckley's Complete, Claradol, Doliprane Adultes, Severe Cold Multi-Symptom, Doliprane Sans Sucre, Vicks Formula 44 Custom Care Body Aches, Paracetamol Arrow, Headache Formula PM, Tycolene, Percogesic Original Strength, Alka-Seltzer Plus Flu/Body, Atasol, XL-3 Cold Medicine, Tramapap, Migrex, Acuflex, Duadacin, Tylenol Cold & Cough Nighttime, Delsym Night Time Cough & Cold, Talacen, Theraflu Sinus & Cold, Codrix, Prolate, Sinutab Ex-Strength, Cold Medicine Plus, Night Time Multi Symptom Cold/Flu Relief, Backaid Max, Actidogesic, Dologesic DF, Duogesic, Tylenol Women's Menstrual Relief, Mucinex Children's Cold, Cough & Sore Throat, Mucus Relief Complete, Sudafed PE Head Congestion + Flu Severe, Vistra, Sudafed PE Cold & Cough, Vicks DayQuil HBP Cold & Flu, Wygesic, Tylenol Severe Cold & Flu Night Time, Pamprin Cramp Menstrual Pain Relief, Little Colds Multi-Symptom, Vicks Nature Fusion Cold & Flu Multi-Symptom Relief, Theraflu Warming Relief Daytime Severe Cold & Cough, Mucinex Nightshift Sinus, Mucinex Children's FreeFrom Multi-Symptom Cold & Flu Nighttime, Theraflu ExpressMax Daytime Severe Cold & Cough, Flu & Severe Cold & Cough Daytime Powder, Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Daytime, Tylenol Cold Max Day, Day Relief PE, Theraflu Warming Relief Daytime Multi-Symptom Cold Caplets, Cold Multi-Symptom (Daytime), Theraflu Daytime Severe Cold & Cough, Contac Cold + Flu (Night) Cooling Relief Liquid, Alka-Seltzer Plus Multi-Symptom Cold & Flu Day Liquid Gels, Alka-Seltzer Plus Maximum Strength Day Cold & Flu Liquid Gels, Coricidin HBP Nighttime Multi-Symptom Cold, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Sinus Congestion & Cough Liquid Gels, Multi Symptom Cold (Day Formula), Mucinex Fast-Max Congestion & Headache, Robitussin Cold + Flu (Nighttime), Comtrex Cold and Cough Maximum Strength, Day Time Multi-Symptom Cold/Flu Relief, Vicks Dayquil Cold & Flu Symptom Relief Plus Vitamin C, Robitussin Peak Cold Nighttime Cold + Flu, Respa C&C IR, Mucinex Nightshift Cold & Flu Clear & Cool, Day Relief Cold and Flu, Delsym Cough & Sore Throat, Tylenol Children’s Cold + Cough + Sore Throat, PediaCare Cough & Sore Throat Plus Acetaminophen, Drixoral Cough/Sore Throat, Daytime Cold, Theraflu (pseudoephedrine) Daytime Severe Cold, Daytime Non-Drowsy, Tylenol Cough and Sore Throat Daytime, Triaminic Softchews Cough & Sore Throat, Children's Triacting, Tylenol Cold & Cough Daytime, Topcare Cough and Sore Throat, Daytime Cold and Flu Relief, Tylenol Cold Non-Drowsy Gelcaps, Non-Drowsy Super Strength Contac Complete, Mucinex Nightshift Sinus Clear & Cool, Diabetic Tussin Night Time Cold & Flu, Diabetic Tussin Night Time Formula, Mucinex Fast-Max Day Time Severe Cold and Night Time Cold & Flu Maximum Strength, Day Time Multi Symptom, Contac Severe Cold and Flu Non Drowsy, Comtrex Non-Drowsy, Mucinex Fast-Max Day Time Cold & Flu and Night Time Cold & Flu Maximum Strength, Mucinex Fast-Max Day Time Severe Congestion & Cough and Night Time Cold & Flu Maximum Strength, Theraflu Flu Cold & Cough, Mucinex Children's Day Time & Night Time Multi-Symptom Cold Value Pack, Respa C&C, Night Time Cold & Flu, Contac Day and Night Cold and Flu, Comtrex Non Drowsy Liquigel, Vicks Nature Fusion Cold & Flu Nighttime Relief, Mucinex Children's Multi-Symptom Cold & Fever, Multi Symptom NiteTime, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Cold, Mucus & Congestion, Mucinex Fast-Max Cold, Flu & Sore Throat, Mucinex Fast-Max Severe Congestion & Cold, Decorel Forte Plus, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Cough, Mucus & Congestion Liquid Gels, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Sinus, Cold & Cough Liquid Gels, Phenflu DM, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Sinus Congestion, Allergy & Cough Liquid Gels, CounterAct Day, Alka-Seltzer Plus Day Severe Cold+Flu Hot Drink Mix, Mucinex Fast-Max Night Time Cold & Flu Liquid Gels, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Sinus Congestion & Cough (Night Formula), Rompe Pecho MAX, Cold Head Congestion, Cold Multi-Symptom Severe, Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Severe (old formulation), Mucinex Fast-Max Cold, Flu & Sore Throat Liquid Gels, Alka-Seltzer Plus Multi-Symptom Cold & Flu (Night Formula), Multi-Symptom Nighttime, Delsym Cough+ Cold Day Time, Mucinex Fast-Max Day Time Severe Cold, Mucinex Fast-Max Severe Cold, Mucinex Sinus-Max Pressure, Pain & Cough and Sinus-Max Clear & Cool Nasal Spray, All-Nite Multi-Symptom Cold/Flu Relief, NyCair, All-Nite Cold, Tylenol Cold + Mucus Severe, 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, Tylenol Cold Multi-Symptom Severe, Non-Pseudo Cold Relief, Mucinex Sinus-Max Pressure, Pain & Cough, Alka-Seltzer Plus Night Cold Formula Liquid, BC Cough & Cold, Clear Cough PM Multi-Symptom, Mucinex Fast-Max DM Max and Nightshift Cold & Flu, Mucinex Fast-Max DM Max & Mucinex Nightshift Cold & Flu, Mucinex Fast-Max Day Severe Cold and Night Cold & Flu, Mucinex Sinus-Max Day & Night, Mucinex Fast-Max Day & Night, Robitussin Peak Cold Daytime Cold + Flu, Contac Complete Cough, Cold & Flu Extra Strength, Maxiflu DM, Tylenol Plus Children's Cold & Cough, Mucinex Children's FreeFrom Multi-Symptom Cold, Flu & Sore Throat, Robitussin Cold + Flu (Daytime), Tylenol Cough & Sore Throat Nightime, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Cold+Cough Night Liquid, Mapap Cold Formula, Tusnel-A, Flutabs, ConRx Cold, Tylenol Cough & Severe Congestion Daytime, Robitussin Severe Multi-Symptom Cough Cold + Flu, Adult Cold, Flu & Sore Throat, Mucus Relief Plus, Cold & Cough PE Multi-Symptom, Suphedrine PE Cold & Cough, Sudafed PE Pressure+Pain+Cold, Mucinex FreeFrom Cold & Flu Daytime and FreeFrom Cold & Flu Nighttime, Theraflu Max-D Severe Cold & Flu, Mucinex Fast-Max Severe Congestion & Cough and Nightshift Cold & Flu, Tylenol Cold Multi-Symptom Nighttime Liquid, Robitussin Cold Cough and Flu, Delsym Night Time Multi-Symptom, Tylenol Cold Severe Congestion Daytime, Phlemgesic, Balminil Cough and Flu Sugar Free, Vicks NyQuil HBP Cold & Flu, Q-Gesic, Migragesic IDA, Back Quell, Xodol, Vanacet, Hydrocet, Zyfrel, Zolvit, Dolacet, Theracodophen Low 90, Anolor DH5, Liquicet, Otis Clapp Back Quell, Stagesic, By-Ache, Lobac, Ed-Flex, Be-Flex Plus, Duraxin, Zflex, BeFlex, Q Flex, BP Poly-650, Ali-Flex, Maxidone, Panacet, Myophen, Tylenol Sinus Severe Congestion Daytime, Theraflu Warming Relief Cold and Chest Congestion, Emagrin Forte, Mucinex Fast-Max Congestion and Headache Clear & Cool, Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Severe, Sudafed PE Triple Action, Coldonyl, Tylenol Sinus Severe Day, Sudafed PE Pressure+Pain+Mucus, Mucinex Sinus-Max Day Time Severe Congestion Relief, Sudafed Triple Action, Hy-Phen, Sinus Maximum Strength, Trycet, Verdrocet, Co-Gesic, Duocet, Duradyne DHC, Hydrogesic, Margesic H, T-Gesic, Lorcet Plus, Zgesic, Lagesic, Histenol-Forte II, Congespirin Aspirin Free, 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, Excedrin Sinus Headache, Dilotab II, D-Time Sinus, Day Relief Sinus PE, Alka-Seltzer Plus Cold and Sinus, Vitoxapap, Mapap Sinus Congestion and Pain, Non-Pseudo Sinus Pain & Pressure, Vicks Sinex Daytime, Sinutab Sinus Maximum Strength, Uni-Perr, Aceta-Gesic (old formulation), Major-gesic, Phenylgesic, Apagesic, Phenagesic, Contac Cold + Flu (Day Formula), Flextra-DS, Roxilox, Hyflex-650, Perloxx, Magnacet, Narvox, Xolox, RhinoFlex 650, Hyflex-DS, Midol Teen, Panadol Menstrual Relief, PainAid Premenstrual Formula, Lurline PMS, Flextra-650, Scot-Tussin Original, Alpain, Relagesic, Premsyn PMS, Pamprin Maximum Pain, Menstrual Relief Multi-Symptom, Menstrual PMS, Syncol, PMS Formula Multi-Symptom, RhinoFlex, Theraflu Cold & Sore Throat, Mucinex Sinus-Max Day & Night (Day), ConRx Sinus, LarkaDrin, Tylenol Sore Throat Nighttime, Suphedrin Plus, Genapap Sinus, Genapap PM, Mapap PM, Counteract PM Extra Strength, Midol PM, Wal-Nadol PM Extra Strength, Sominex Pain Relief Formula, Coricidin Night Time Cold Relief, Pharbetol PM, Night Time Pain, Non-Aspirin PM Extra Strength, Acetaminophen PM Extra Strength, Aceta-Gesic, Tylenol Severe Allergy, Anacin PM Aspirin Free, Mucinex Sinus-Max Day and Night Maximum Strength, Tylenol Sinus Maximum Strength, Sinutab Regular Strength, Sine-Off Maximum Strength, Contac Sinus, Unisom PM Pain, Acetadryl, Ephed Plus, Epidrin, Nodolor, Diacetazone, Isocom, Migrapap, Mitride, Migquin, IDA, Midchlor, Iso-Acetazone, Migrin-A, Tylenol Sinus Congestion & Pain Nighttime, Genasec, Frenadol, Panritis Forte, HistaFlex, Actifed Cold and Sinus, Sinutab Maximum Strength, Sinarest Sinus, Nexafed Sinus Pressure + Pain, Phenapap, Bayer Select Max Strength Night Time Pain, Dristan Cold Non-Drowsy, Bayer Select Sinus Pain Formula, Mucinex Sinus-Max Pressure & Pain, Vicks Sinex Nighttime, Theraflu Nighttime Multi-Symptom Severe Cold With Lipton Flavors, Benadryl Allergy Plus Sinus Headache, Benadryl Allergy Sinus Headache, Contac Day and Night Allergy, Sudafed Sinus Nighttime Plus Pain, Tylenol Allergy Complete NightTime, Actifed Sinus Day and Night, Vicks QlearQuil Nighttime Sinus & Congestion, Alka-Seltzer Plus Severe Allergy Sinus Congestion & Headache, Tylenol Sinus NightTime, Theraflu Warming Relief Sinus & Cold, Tylenol Sinus Day/Night Convenience Pack, Ornex Maximum Strength, Theraflu Flu & Chest Congestion, Comtrex Deep Chest Cold, Suphedrin Sinus, Beechams All-in-One, Duratuss-A, LuSonex Plus, Mucus Relief Cold & Sinus Maximum Strength, Mucinex Fast-Max Cold & Sinus, Theraflu ExpressMax Flu, Cough & Sore Throat, Robitussin Severe Multi-Symptom Cough Cold + Flu Nighttime, Sinutab Maximum Strength Non Drowsy, CounterAct Night, Ornex, Tavist Sinus, Dimetapp Children's Multi-Symptom Cold & Flu, Tylenol Plus Children's Cold & Allergy, Sudafed PE Severe Cold, Theraflu Warming Relief Nighttime Severe Cold & Cough, Delsym Cough+ Cold Night Time, Delsym Children’s Cough+ Cold Night Time, Mucinex Sinus-Max Night Time Congestion & Cough, Suphedrine PE Severe Cold, Robitussin Multi-Symptom Cold Night Time, Children's Tylenol Plus Cold And Allergy, Mucinex Children's Night Time Multi-Symptom Cold, Mucinex Fast-Max Night Time Cold & Flu, Sudafed PE Nighttime Cold, Theraflu Warming Relief Flu & Sore Throat, Benadryl Severe Allergy Plus Sinus Headache, Severe Allergy and Sinus Headache, CVS Allergy & Cold, Hexaflu, Tylenol Allergy Multi-Symptom Nighttime, CVS Allergy & Sinus Headache, Equate Allergy & Sinus Headache, Parmol, Drixoral Sinus, Paralyoc, Paracetamol RPG, Tempra Quicklets, Paracetamol Sandoz Conseil, Lloydspharmacy Paracetamol Six Plus, Q-Pap, Paracetamol Winthrop, Triaminic Fever Reducer Pain Reliever, Lloydspharmacy Paracetamol Infant, Paracetamol Zydus, Triaminic Infant Drops, Atasol Forte, Tylenol Cool Caplet Extra Strength, Adprin B, Perfalgan Nourrissons Et Enfants, Mapap Rapid Tabs, Jr. Tylenol, Mapap Extra Strength Rapid Burst, Elixsure Fever/Pain, Tactinal, Disprol Soluble Paracetamol, Galpamol, Paldesic, Medinol Paediatric, Medinol Under 6, BF-Paradac, Actamin, Lemsip Pharmacy Non-Decongestant Formula, Efferalgan Pediatrique, Genapap Extra Strength, Dolitabs, Home Brand Paracetamol, Q-Pap Extra Strength, Dolko, ICN Paracetamol, Redutemp, Dolko Enfants, Dolotec, James Dean Pharmacy Paracetamol, Pain-Eze, Uniserts, Paracetamol Qualimed, Efferalganodis, Expandox, Dolono Infant, Geluprane, Paracetamol Biogaran, Ed-APAP, St. Joseph Aspirin-Free, Country Chemists Paracetamol, Paracetamol Ivax, Paracetamol Merck, Liquiprin, Infantaire Drops, Masophen, Dolono, Amcal Paracetamol Infant Drops 1 Month to 2 Years, 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, Ordov Febrigesic Paracetamol, Topcare 8 Hour Pain Relief, Pain-Eze Paracetamol Infant Drops, Alphapharm Paracetamol, Febridol Syrup for Children, Amcal Paracetamol Tabsules, Pharmacist Advice Colourfree Childrens Paracetamol Double Strength, Guardian Childrens Paracetamol, Pharmacist Formula Paracetamol, Pharmacist Formula Infants, Paraspen, RP Scherer Paracetamol, RP Scherer Paracetamol Liquid-Filled Capsules, Savings Paracetamol, Signature Range Paracetamol, Amadol Paracetamol, Under Ten Care Infant, Medinol Over 6, Panamax 240, Nortemp Children's, Paracets, Anadin Paracetamol, UN-Aspirin Extra Strength, Mandanol, Actimol Children's, Dakota Paracetamol, Miradol, Panadol ActiFast, Umphamol, Remedol, Paralgin, Aldi Hedanol Paracetamol, Parahexal, Febridol, Mid West Products Numol Paracetamol, Cuprofen for Children, Mapap Infant Drops, Mandanol Infant, Cetafen Extra, Mandanol 6+, Lemsip Childrens Cold & Flu, Fennings Childrens Cooling, Aurophen, Duatrol SR, Coles Paracetamol, Conacetol, Soul Pattinson Colour Free Paracetamol 1-5 Years, Febrol Solution, Actimol Infant, ConRx Extra Strength, PediaCare Infants' Acetaminophen Fever Reducer/Pain Reliever, PediaCare Children's Acetaminophen Fever Reducer/Pain Reliever, Pharmacy Health Paracetamol Colour Free Childrens, PediaCare Smooth Melts Acetaminophen Fever Reducer/Pain Reliever, Pharmacy Health Paracetamol Colour Free Infants and Childrens Drops 1 Month-4 Years, Mapap Children's, Capital Chemist Paracetamol, Lemsip Cold and Flu Liquid Capsule, Children's Silapap, Pharmacy Health Own Name Paracetamol for Children, Paracetamol Soluble, 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, Lemsip Max, Chemists Own Paracetamol, Lemsip Original, Vitapap, Blooms the Chemist Paracetamol, Chemists Own Paracetamol Pain and Fever 5 to 12 Years, Sigma Pain Relief, Terry White Chemists Paracetamol, Pharmacist Advice Paracetamol, Terry White Chemists Paracetamol Colourfree Children 5-12 Years, Tylenol Childrens Paracetamol, 7T Gummy ES Chewable Tablets, Conney Aspirin-Free, Priceline Paracetamol, Panadol Gel Caps, Pharmore Paracetamol, Tylophen, Basics Paracetamol, Setamol, Hexal Comfarol, Paraspen 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, Black And Gold Paraceatmol, Pharmacist Advice Paracetamol Infant Drops, Black and Gold Paracetamol, Chemists Own Paracetamol Pain & Fever 1 Month to 2 Years, Chemplus Paracetamol, Dafalgan, Paineze 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, Accidental First Aid Supplies Paracetamol, Panadol Jr, Flu Strength Hot Lemon Powders, Health Care Chemist Paracetamol Infant Drops Colour Free, Pharmacist Childrens Paracetamol Colourfree 5-12 Years, Herron Gold Paracetamol Tabsules, Tylenol Regular Strength, Herron Paracetamol, Tempra 2, Tempol, Herron Paracetamol Capseals, Tempra 3, Taminol, Herron Paracetamol Capseals Handy Pack, Herron Paracetamol Handy Pack, Q-Nol, Pharmacy Health Colour Free Childrens Paracetamol, Pharmacist Childrens Paracetamol Colourfree 1-5 Years, Chemworld Colourfree Childrens Paracetamol Double Strength 5-12 Years, Fawns & McAllan Paracetamol, Chemworld Colourfree Childrens Paracetamol Junior 1-5 Years, Chemworld Paracetamol, Chemworld Paracetamol Infant Colour Free, HyVee Health 8 Hour Pain Relief, Bydol, Chem Mart Chemadol, Leader 8 Hour Pain Reliever, Children's ElixSure, Little Fevers, Mapap Rapid Release Gelcaps, Benylin Sore Throat, Zee Unaspirin ES, Paralgin Paracetamol Tabsules, 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, Equaline Pain Relief, Help I Have A Headache, Febridol Clear Effervescent, Herron Paracetamol Tabsules, Panadol Rapid Handipak, Panadol Soluble, Dymadon, Soul Pattinson Colour Free Paracetamol Drops, Drixoral Cold and Flu, Triaminic Flu, Cough & Fever, Comtrex Day and Night, Cough Formula M Multi-Symptom, Comtrex Cold and Flu Maximum Strength Tablet, Comtrex Cold and Flu Maximum Strength Liquid, Genacol Maximum Strength, Contac Cold and Flu Maximum Strength, Theraflu Flu & Cough, Allpanto-S, Co-Apap, Theracaps Multi-Symptom Cough & Cold Reliever, Alka-Seltzer Plus-D Multi-Symptom Sinus & Cold Liquid Gels, Gelpirin-CCF, Contac Severe Cold and Flu Maximum Stength, Contac Cold + Flu (Night Formula), Medicidin-D, BC Sinus Pain & Congestion, ConRx Allergy Sinus, Allergy Pain Relief, Allergy Sinus PE Pain Relief, PX Allergy Sinus PE, Allergy Multi-Symptom, Pyrroxate, Robitussin Peak Cold Nighttime Nasal Relief, Relief-PE, Theraflu Flu, Cold and Cough Powder, Comtrex Maximum Strength Cold Relief, GNP Cold Relief Plus, Comtrex Cold & Cough Day Night, Flu Relief BP, Coricidin HBP Multi-Symptom Cold (Night), 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, Codral Cold and Flu + Cough Day and Night, Tylenol Cold Multi-Symptom Nighttime, Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Nighttime, Theraflu Nighttime Severe Cold & Cough Caplets, Comtrex Cold and Flu Maximum Strength, Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Day and Night, Comtrex Nighttime Cold & Cough, Alka-Seltzer Plus Maximum Strength 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 Sinus & Cold Hot Drink Mix, Dimetapp Children's Nighttime Flu, Theraflu Warming Relief Nighttime Multi-Symptom Cold Caplets, Triaminic Multi-Symptom Fever & Cold, Onset Forte, Super Strength Sinadrin, Mapap Cough & Sinus Formula, Capital w/Codeine, Sinarest Extra Strength, Triaminicin, Sinutab Maximum Strength Caplets, Allergy Sinus Maximum Strength, Actifed Cold & Sinus, Tavist Allergy/Sinus/Headache, EZ III, Phenaphen with Codeine, Capital with Codeine Suspension, Aceta w/ Codeine, Cocet Plus, Cocet, Comtrex Allergy Sinus Night and Day, Phenflu CDX, Phenflu CD, Maxiflu CD, Maxiflu CDX, G-Dologen, Dologen 325, Dologesic NF, Drixoral Cold/Flu, Complete Sinus Relief, Sinadrin Plus, Drixoral Allergy Sinus, Allerest Headache Strength, Comtrex Allergy Sinus Maximum Strength, Gendecon, Trital SR, Dristan Cold Multi Symptom Formula, Comtrex Severe Cold & Sinus, Comtrex Flu Therapy, Tylenol Plus Children's Cold, Protid, Hybrid CF, Sine-Off Sinus/Cold, Tylenol Sinus Congestion and Pain Cool Burst Day Night, HEB Allergy, Covangesic, Norel SR, Rhinogesic, Tylenol Allergy Sinus, Alumadrine, Sinulin, Chlor-Trimeton Sinus, Comtrex Sinus and Nasal, Comtrex Nighttime Flu Therapy, Singlet, Simplet, Tricom, Comtrex Allergy Sinus, Codimal, Kolephrin, Allerest Sinus, Vicks Formula 44 Custom Care Cough & Cold PM, Coricidin HBP Maximum Strength Flu, Soul Pattinson Colourfree Childrens Paracetamol, Dolgic, Exaprin, Painaid, Excedrin PM Headache, Rhinocaps, Apadaz, Staflex, Dristan Cold Maximum Strength, Phrenilin Forte (old formulation), Orbivan CF, Triaprin, Bucet, Marten-Tab, Vanquish, Prominol, Cephadyn, Butex Forte, Promacet, Phrenilin Forte, Alagesic LQ, Vtol LQ, Arcet, Isocet, Pharmagesic, Anoquan, Extra Pain Relief, Medique Pain-Off, Tenake, Goody's Body Pain, Panadol Gel Tabs, API Healthcare Coloufree Childrens Paracetamol, Soul Pattinson 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, Excedrin Back & Body, CVS Extra Strength Headache Relief, Bayer Migraine Formula, Excedrin Menstrual Complete, Arthriten, Goody's Extra-Strength Headache Powders, ConRx Pain Reliever, Uricalm Intensive, Genace, Supac, Goody's Extra Strength, Anacin Advanced Headache Formula, Arthriten Inflammatory Pain Formula, PainAid Extra-Strength Formula, Two-Dyne, Margesic, PediaCare Cough & Runny Nose Plus Acetaminophen, Combiflex, Zerlor, Emagrin Forte (old formulation), Prodrin, Migralam, MigraTen, Combiflex ES, Durabac Forte, Cafgesic Forte, Saleto-D, 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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

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Berlin CM Jr, Yaffe SJ, Ragni M. Disposition of acetaminophen in milk, saliva and plasma of lactating women. Pediatr Pharmacol. 1980;1:135-41. [PubMed: 7202185]
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Bitzen PO, Gustafsson B, Jostell KG et al. Excretion of paracetamol in human breast milk. Eur J Clin Pharmacol. 1981;20:123-5. [PubMed: 7262173]
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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. [PMC free article: PMC1386281] [PubMed: 3620287]
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Matheson I, Lunde PKM, Notarianni L. Infant rash caused by paracetamol in breast milk? Pediatrics. 1985;76:651-2. Letter. [PubMed: 2931668]
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Findlay JWA, DeAngelis RL et al. Analgesic drugs in breast milk and plasma. Clin Pharmacol Ther. 1981;29:625-33. [PubMed: 7214793]
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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. [PubMed: 8498418]
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Nadal-Amat J, Verd S. Paracetamol and asthma and lactation. Acta Paediatr. 2011;100:e2-3. [PubMed: 21244486]
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Bakkeheim E, Carlsen KH, Lodrup Carlsen KC. Paracetamol exposure during breastfeeding and risk of allergic disease. Acta Paediatr. 2011;100:e3.

Substance Identification

Substance Name

Acetaminophen

CAS Registry Number

103-90-2

Drug Class

  • Breast Feeding
  • Lactation
  • Analgesics, Non-Narcotic

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