Skip to Content

Butalbital use while Breastfeeding

Drugs containing Butalbital: Fioricet, Butalbital Compound, Fiorinal, Esgic, Fioricet with Codeine, Bupap, Cephadyn, Fiorinal with Codeine, Ascomp with Codeine, Fiorpap, Show all 69 »Esgic-Plus, Capacet, Endolor, Triad, Zebutal, Phrenilin, Ezol, Orbivan, Fortabs, Margesic, Orbivan CF, Marten-Tab, Tencon, Minotal, Idenal, Geone, Dolmar, Arcet, Fiorinal with Codeine III, Promacet, Dolgic LQ, Alagesic, Americet, Nonbac, Vanatol S, Dolgic Plus, Phrenilin with Caffeine and Codeine, Fiormor, Fiortal, Axotal, Laniroif, Farbital, Mygracet, Pacaps, Isocet, Medigesic, Phrenilin Forte, Phrenilin Forte (old formulation), Allzital, Triaprin, Bucet, Sedapap, Dolgic, Prominol, Butex Forte, Axocet, Alagesic LQ, G-1, Vanatol LQ, Pharmagesic, Anoquan, Two-Dyne, Tenake, Anolor 300, Femcet, Tencet, Repan, Ide-cet, Fiortal with Codeine

Medically reviewed on September 7, 2017.

Butalbital Levels and Effects while Breastfeeding

Summary of Use during Lactation

Because there is no published experience with butalbital or combination products containing butalbital during breastfeeding, other agents may be preferred, especially while nursing a newborn or preterm infant.

Drug Levels

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

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

Effects in Breastfed Infants

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

Effects on Lactation and Breastmilk

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

References

Butalbital Identification

Substance Name

Butalbital

CAS Registry Number

77-26-9

Drug Class

Barbiturates

GABA Modulators

Hypnotics and Sedatives

Administrative Information

LactMed Record Number

595

Disclaimer

Information presented in this database is not meant as a substitute for professional judgment. You should consult your healthcare provider for breastfeeding advice related to your particular situation. The U.S. government does not warrant or assume any liability or responsibility for the accuracy or completeness of the information on this Site.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

Hide