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Zolmitriptan use while Breastfeeding

Drugs containing Zolmitriptan: Zomig, Zomig Nasal Spray, Zomig-ZMT

Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Oct 10, 2018.

Zolmitriptan Levels and Effects while Breastfeeding

Summary of Use during Lactation

Because there is no published experience with zolmitriptan 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.

Alternate Drugs to Consider

Sumatriptan, Eletriptan

References

Zolmitriptan Identification

Substance Name

Zolmitriptan

CAS Registry Number

139264-17-8

Drug Class

Breast Feeding

Lactation

Serotonin Agonists

Vasoconstrictor Agents

Serotonin 5-HT1 Receptor Agonists

Triptans

Administrative Information

LactMed Record Number

579

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