Proventil | Albuterol Spray Breastfeeding
Nutrients from the food that you eat passes to your breast milk. Its good idea to take healthy diet while breastfeeding. You may need to consume more calories per day to support healthy body system. Some time it gets necessary take medicine while you are breastfeeding and as other food items passes into breast milk, medicine passes as well hence it becomes obvious to understand its effects while breastfeeding. We have analyzed many medications and in this sheet we will present some fact and known information associated with Proventil | Albuterol Spray while breast-feeding.

What is Proventil | Albuterol Spray used for?

PROVENTIL Inhalation Aerosol is indicated in patients 12 years of age and older, for the prevention and relief of bronchospasm in patients with reversible obstructive airway disease, and for the prevention of exercise-induced bronchospasm.

I am breastfeeding mother and I am using Proventil | Albuterol Spray. Can it have any bad effect on my kid? Shall I search for better alternative?

Proventil | Albuterol Spray safe for breastfeeding
Active ingredient in Proventil | Albuterol Spray is Albuterol and based on our analysis of Albuterol it appears that using Proventil | Albuterol Spray is safe in breastfeeding. Below is analysis of Albuterol while breastfeeding.

Proventil | Albuterol Spray Breastfeeding Analsys

Albuterol while Breastfeeding


CAS Number: 18559-94-9

Bronchodilator medication similar to Terbutaline that is excreted into breast milk in non-significant amount. Inhaled preparations are preferred since they are absorbed less than 10 %. Consensus among experts on the compatibility of inhaled bronchodilators exists because its minimal absorption and low serum levels in the mother.

Proventil | Albuterol Spray Breastfeeding Analsys - 2

Albuterol while Breastfeeding

CAS Number: 18559-94-9

Although no published data exist on the use of albuterol by mouth or inhaler during lactation, data from the related drug, terbutaline, indicate that very little is expected to be excreted into breastmilk.[1] The authors of several reviews and an expert panel agree that use of inhaled bronchodilators is acceptable during breastfeeding because of the low bioavailability and maternal serum levels after use.[2][3][4][5][6]

Proventil | Albuterol Spray and breastfeeding

I am nursing mother and I have already used Proventil | Albuterol Spray, what should I do?

As usage of Proventil | Albuterol Spray is mostly safe while breastfeeding hence there should not be any concern. In case of any change in behavior or health of your baby you should inform your health care provider about usage of Proventil | Albuterol Spray else no further action is required.

I am nursing mother and my doctor has suggested me to use Proventil | Albuterol Spray, is it safe?

Usage of Proventil | Albuterol Spray is safe for nursing mothers and baby, No worries.

If I am using Proventil | Albuterol Spray, will my baby need extra monitoring?


Who can I talk to if I have questions about usage of Proventil | Albuterol Spray in breastfeeding?

National Womens Health and Breastfeeding Helpline: 800-994-9662 (TDD 888-220-5446) 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. ET, Monday through Friday

National Breastfeeding Helpline: 0300-100-0212 9.30am to 9.30pm, daily
Association of Breastfeeding Mothers: 0300-330-5453
La Leche League: 0345-120-2918
The Breastfeeding Network supporter line in Bengali and Sylheti: 0300-456-2421
National Childbirth Trust (NCT): 0300-330-0700

National Breastfeeding Helpline: 1800-686-268 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Telehealth Ontario for breastfeeding: 1-866-797-0000 24 hours a day, 7 days a week