Zapne | Salicylic Acid 0.5% Cloth while Breastfeeding
There are high number of clear evidence that breastfeeding provides best nutrition that you can give to your baby. It is also evident that lactation is good for mothers health as well. Evolution has designed breastfeeding in a way that it caters all nutritional need of your child. However modern medicine is quite new for evolution, that is why mothers body is not well prepared to filter unnecessary chemical found in medicines. It becomes a necessity to figure out which drug is safe and which drug is dangerous for your newborn while nursing. In this article we will understand function of Zapne | Salicylic Acid 0.5% Cloth and its suitability with breastfeeding.

What is Zapne | Salicylic Acid 0.5% Cloth used for?

For the treatment of Acne Indication

Purpose: Zapne Acne Treatment System Use Only Once a Week Easy 15-minute Mask Treatment Fast Acting Feel and See it Working All NAtrual Ingredients Four Complete Weekly Treatments Purpose

Zapne | Salicylic Acid 0.5% Cloth while breastfeeding safe or not? Can there be any side effects for infant while using it during breastfeeding?

Zapne | Salicylic Acid 0.5% Cloth safe for breastfeeding
Active ingredient in Zapne | Salicylic Acid 0.5% Cloth is Salicylic acid and based on our analysis of Salicylic acid it appears that using Zapne | Salicylic Acid 0.5% Cloth is safe in breastfeeding. Below is analysis of Salicylic acid while breastfeeding.

Zapne | Salicylic Acid 0.5% Cloth Breastfeeding Analsys

Salicylic acid while Breastfeeding


CAS Number: 69-72-7

It is topically used as a keratolytic, antiseptic, antifungal, dermatological and stomatological agent. At last update no published data on excretion into breast milk were found . Systemic absorption (distribution into the body) depends on the concentration of the product used and the duration of application. Absorption may reach 10 to 25% of the total amount applied on the skin. It is recommended not to use during lactation in large areas of skin or for prolonged periods. Available data on the elimination of Acetylsalicylic acid (Aspirin-ASA) in breast milk indicates it is clinically insignificant.No cases have been reported on Reye's syndrome by ASA through the breast milk which is considered very unlikely to occur with isolated and/or small doses used as antithrombotic treatments and anti-abortion measures, even less after application on the skin or topically in the mouth. Do not apply on the breast to prevent ingestion by the infant. If necessary, apply it after the feed and wipe it off thoroughly with water before the next feed.

Zapne | Salicylic Acid 0.5% Cloth Breastfeeding Analsys - 2

Salicylic acid while Breastfeeding

CAS Number: 69-72-7

No information is available on the clinical use of salicylic acid on the skin during breastfeeding. Because it is unlikely to be appreciably absorbed or appear in breastmilk, it is considered safe to use during breastfeeding.[1] Avoid application to areas of the body that might come in direct contact with the infant's skin or where the drug might be ingested by the infant via licking.

What should I do if I am breastfeeding mother and I am already exposed to Zapne | Salicylic Acid 0.5% Cloth?

Zapne | Salicylic Acid 0.5% Cloth is safe in breastfeeding and should not create any health problem for your baby but in case you feel any health issue associated with Zapne | Salicylic Acid 0.5% Cloth you should contact your doctor or health care provider. Be it pregnancy or lactation you shall keep your doctor informed.

I am nursing mother and my doctor has suggested me to use Zapne | Salicylic Acid 0.5% Cloth, is it safe?

Usage of Zapne | Salicylic Acid 0.5% Cloth is safe for nursing mothers and baby, No worries.

If I am using Zapne | Salicylic Acid 0.5% Cloth, will my baby need extra monitoring?


Who can I talk to if I have questions about usage of Zapne | Salicylic Acid 0.5% Cloth 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