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 Exelderm | Sulconazole Nitrate Solution while breast-feeding.
What is Exelderm | Sulconazole Nitrate Solution used for?
EXELDERM (sulconazole nitrate) SOLUTION, 1.0% is a broad-spectrum antifungal agent indicated for the treatment of tinea cruris and tinea corporis caused by Trichophyton rubrum, Trichophyton mentagrophytes, Epidermophyton floccosum, and Microsporum canis; and for the treatment of tinea versicolor. Effectiveness has not been proven in tinea pedis (athlete’s foot). Symptomatic relief usually occurs within a few days after starting EXELDERM SOLUTION and clinical improvement usually occurs within one week.
What are the risk associated with Exelderm | Sulconazole Nitrate Solution usage while breastfeeding? What precautions shall I take while using it in breastfeeding?
Sulconazole nitrate is the only one ingredient used in manufacturing of Exelderm | Sulconazole Nitrate Solution, Which makes it easier to analyze its effect in breastfeeding. As per our analysis of Sulconazole nitrate it is safe to use Exelderm | Sulconazole Nitrate Solution while lactating. We suggest you to check further details below about Sulconazole nitrate usage in breastfeeding.
Statement of Manufacturer/Labeler about breastfeeding usage
Nursing Mothers 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 sulconazole nitrate is administered to a nursing woman.
Exelderm | Sulconazole Nitrate Solution Breastfeeding Analsys
Sulconazole nitrate while Breastfeeding Safe
CAS Number: 61318-90-9
Systemic absorption through skin or vaginal mucosa is not significant. Wash hands thoroughly. Avoid using it on the breast or cleanse before nursing.
Exelderm | Sulconazole Nitrate Solution Breastfeeding Analsys - 2
Sulconazole nitrate while Breastfeeding
CAS Number: 61318-90-9
Topical sulconazole has not been studied during breastfeeding. About 11% of a dose is absorbed after topical application. It is considered a low risk to the nursing infant; however, other antifungal agents with less absorption may be preferred, especially while nursing a newborn or preterm infant. Avoid application to the nipple area and ensure that the infant's skin does not come into direct contact with the areas of skin that have been treated. Only water-miscible cream or gel products should be applied to the breast because ointments may expose the infant to high levels of mineral paraffins via licking.
I am nursing mother and I have already used Exelderm | Sulconazole Nitrate Solution, what should I do?
As usage of Exelderm | Sulconazole Nitrate Solution 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 Exelderm | Sulconazole Nitrate Solution else no further action is required.
I am nursing mother and my doctor has suggested me to use Exelderm | Sulconazole Nitrate Solution, is it safe?
Usage of Exelderm | Sulconazole Nitrate Solution is safe for nursing mothers and baby, No worries.
If I am using Exelderm | Sulconazole Nitrate Solution, will my baby need extra monitoring?
Who can I talk to if I have questions about usage of Exelderm | Sulconazole Nitrate Solution 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