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 Corlopam | Fenoldopam Mesylate Injection while breast-feeding.
What is Corlopam | Fenoldopam Mesylate Injection used for?
Adult Patients: Fenoldopam is indicated for the in-hospital, short-term (up to 48 hours) management of severe hypertension when rapid, but quickly reversible, emergency reduction of blood pressure is clinically indicated, including malignant hypertension with deteriorating end-organ function. Transition to oral therapy with another agent can begin at any time after blood pressure is stable during fenoldopam infusion. Pediatric Patients: Fenoldopam is indicated for the in-hospital, short-term (up to 4 hours) reduction in blood pressure (See CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY/Pediatric Patients).
What are the risk associated with Corlopam | Fenoldopam Mesylate Injection usage while breastfeeding? What precautions shall I take while using it in breastfeeding?
Corlopam | Fenoldopam Mesylate Injection contains Fenoldopam as active ingredients, . We do not have safety rating of Fenoldopam but we do have analysis of Fenoldopam, which is used in manufacturing of Corlopam | Fenoldopam Mesylate Injection. You can get a good idea about Corlopam | Fenoldopam Mesylate Injection usage while breastfeeding by going through our detailed analysis as below.
Statement of Manufacturer/Labeler about breastfeeding usage
Nursing Mothers: Fenoldopam is excreted in milk in rats. It is not known whether this drug is excreted in human milk. Because many drugs are excreted in human milk, caution should be exercised when fenoldopam is administered to a nursing woman.
Corlopam | Fenoldopam Mesylate Injection Breastfeeding Analsys
Fenoldopam while Breastfeeding
CAS Number: 67227-56-9
No information is available on the use of fenoldopam during breastfeeding. Because of its poor oral bioavailability and short half-life, any fenoldopam in milk is unlikely to adversely affect the breastfed infant. Also, fenoldopam can be given intravenously to infants. Unlike dopamine, it does not decrease serum prolactin concentrations and might not interfere with nursing.
I am nursing mother and I have already used Corlopam | Fenoldopam Mesylate Injection, what should I do?
We are not completely sure about safety of Corlopam | Fenoldopam Mesylate Injection in breastfeeding. We would suggest you to contact your doctor or health care provider and explain your situation with Corlopam | Fenoldopam Mesylate Injection. If you observe anything abnormal with your baby please call 911 or contact emergency services in your area.
I am nursing mother and my doctor has suggested me to use Corlopam | Fenoldopam Mesylate Injection, is it safe?
If your doctor considers Corlopam | Fenoldopam Mesylate Injection safe enough to prescribe for you that means its benefits outweigh its known risks.
If I am using Corlopam | Fenoldopam Mesylate Injection, will my baby need extra monitoring?
Not Sure, Please check with your doctor or lactation consultant.
Who can I talk to if I have questions about usage of Corlopam | Fenoldopam Mesylate Injection 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