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Rimantadine use while Breastfeeding

Drugs containing Rimantadine: Flumadine

Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Jan 6, 2021.

Rimantadine Levels and Effects while Breastfeeding

Summary of Use during Lactation

No information is available on rimantadine during breastfeeding. The manufacturer states that the drug should not be used during breastfeeding.

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.

Alternate Drugs to Consider

(Influenza) Oseltamivir, Zanamivir

Substance Identification

Substance Name

Rimantadine

CAS Registry Number

13392-28-4

Drug Class

Breast Feeding

Lactation

Antiviral Agents

Nucleic Acid Synthesis Inhibitors

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