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Sulindac use while Breastfeeding

Drugs containing Sulindac: Clinoril

Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Mar 29, 2020.

Sulindac Levels and Effects while Breastfeeding

Summary of Use during Lactation

Because no information is available on the use of sulindac during breastfeeding, its relatively long half-life and glucuronide metabolite, 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.

Substance Identification

Substance Name

Sulindac

CAS Registry Number

38194-50-2

Drug Class

  • Breast Feeding
  • Lactation
  • Analgesic Agents
  • Nonsteroidal Antiinflammatory Agents

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