Most health expert recommend six month of exclusive breastfeeding but statics suggest that numbers are not good, almost 95% mothers start breastfeeding but this number drops to 40% in first three month and further it drops to 15% till fifth month. Sometime its due to need of medication usage. Because of these statics its important to provide good information on safety of drugs in breastfeeding so that it can be improved when possible. In this FAQ sheet we will discuss about exposure to Propranolol Hydrochloride Propranolol Hydrochloride 1.8 G while breastfeeding. We will also discuss about common side effects and warnings associated with Propranolol Hydrochloride Propranolol Hydrochloride 1.8 G.
What is Propranolol Hydrochloride Propranolol Hydrochloride 1.8 G used for?
Hypertension Propranolol hydrochloride tablets, USP are indicated in the management of hypertension. It may be used alone or used in combination with other antihypertensive agents, particularly a thiazide diuretic. Propranolol hydrochloride is not indicated in the management of hypertensive emergencies. Angina Pectoris Due to Coronary Atherosclerosis Propranolol hydrochloride tablets, USP are indicated to decrease angina frequency and increase exercise tolerance in patients with angina pectoris. Atrial Fibrillation Propranolol hydrochloride tablets, USP are indicated to control ventricular rate in patients with atrial fibrillation and a rapid ventricular response. Myocardial Infarction Propranolol is indicated to reduce cardiovascular mortality in patients who have survived the acute phase of myocardial infarction and are clinically stable. Migraine Propranolol is indicated for the prophylaxis of common migraine headache. The efficacy of propranolol in the treatment of a migraine attack that has started has not been established, and propranolol is not indicated for such use. Essential Tremor Propranolol is indicated in the management of familial or hereditary essential tremor. Familial or essential tremor consists of involuntary, rhythmic, oscillatory movements, usually limited to the upper limbs. It is absent at rest, but occurs when the limb is held in a fixed posture or position against gravity and during active movement. Propranolol causes a reduction in the tremor amplitude, but not in the tremor frequency. Propranolol is not indicated for the treatment of tremor associated with Parkinsonism. Hypertrophic Subaortic Stenosis Propranolol improves NYHA functional class in symptomatic patients with hypertrophic subaortic stenosis. Pheochromocytoma Propranolol is indicated as an adjunct to alpha-adrenergic blockade to control blood pressure and reduce symptoms of catecholamine-secreting tumors.
Is Propranolol Hydrochloride Propranolol Hydrochloride 1.8 G safe to use while breastfeeding? Can it interfere with growth and development of my kid?
As per our analysis Propranolol Hydrochloride Propranolol Hydrochloride 1.8 G contains only one ingredient and that is Propranolol hydrochloride. We have analyzed Propranolol hydrochloride and it seems to be safe to use Propranolol hydrochloride while breastfeeding, that means usage of Propranolol Hydrochloride Propranolol Hydrochloride 1.8 G shall be safe while breastfeeding. Below you can check more details of Propranolol hydrochloride usage in breastfeeding. We recommend you to go through provided detailed analysis as below take decision accordingly.
Statement of Manufacturer/Labeler about breastfeeding usage
Nursing Mothers Propranolol is excreted in human milk. Caution should be exercised when propranolol is administered to a nursing woman.
Propranolol Hydrochloride Propranolol Hydrochloride 1.8 G Breastfeeding Analsys
Propranolol hydrochloride while Breastfeeding Safe
CAS Number: 525-66-6
Excreted into breast milk in no significant levels and without side-effects observed in breastfed infants from treated mothers.
Propranolol Hydrochloride Propranolol Hydrochloride 1.8 G Breastfeeding Analsys - 2
Propranolol hydrochloride while Breastfeeding
CAS Number: 525-66-6
Because of the low levels of propranolol in breastmilk, amounts ingested by the infant are small and would not be expected to cause any adverse effects in breastfed infants. Studies during breastfeeding have found no adverse reactions in breastfed infants clearly attributable to propranolol. No special precautions are required. Propranolol has been used successfully in cases of persistent pain of the breast during breastfeeding.
What should I do if already breastfed my kid after using Propranolol Hydrochloride Propranolol Hydrochloride 1.8 G?
Propranolol Hydrochloride Propranolol Hydrochloride 1.8 G is safe in breastfeeding and should not create any health problem for your baby but in case you feel any health issue associated with Propranolol Hydrochloride Propranolol Hydrochloride 1.8 G you should contact your doctor or health care provider. Be it pregnancy or lactation you shall keep your doctor informed.
My health care provider has asked me to use Propranolol Hydrochloride Propranolol Hydrochloride 1.8 G, what to do?
Usage of Propranolol Hydrochloride Propranolol Hydrochloride 1.8 G is safe for nursing mothers and baby, No worries.
If I am using Propranolol Hydrochloride Propranolol Hydrochloride 1.8 G, will my baby need extra monitoring?
Who can I talk to if I have questions about usage of Propranolol Hydrochloride Propranolol Hydrochloride 1.8 G 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